Football: Moyes accepts FA charge over ref remarks
Published on Jan 16, 2014 6:29 AM
LONDON (AFP) - Manchester United manager David Moyes on Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014, accepted a Football Association charge after criticising match officials following his side's defeat by Sunderland last week.
He will now face a face a fine or a warning after a disciplinary hearing.
Moyes said United were "playing referees as well as the opposition" after a 2-1 League Cup semi-final first leg reverse at the Stadium of Light, his side's third defeat in a row in all competitions.
The Scot questioned the awarding of a free-kick that led to Sunderland's opening goal and a penalty, having already said it was "scandalous" United were not awarded a late penalty against Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford.
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