Southampton striker Osvaldo charged by FA

Southampton striker Osvaldo charged by FA

Published Dec. 18, 2013 2:43 p.m. ET

Southampton striker Dani Osvaldo has been charged with violent conduct following a touchline melee at Newcastle on Saturday.

Newcastle goalkeeping coach Andy Woodman, who was sent to the stands after the incident, has also been charged with improper conduct by the Football Association.

The incident took place in injury time of the clubs' 1-1 draw at St James' Park in the Premier League when players of both benches clashed.

Both Osvaldo and Woodman have until Monday to answer the charges.