West Ham player charged over gay slur on Twitter

Updated: 15 February 2012 17:54 IST

The English Football Association charged West Ham midfielder Ravel Morrison with using a gay slur on Twitter.

West Ham player charged over gay slur on Twitter

London:

The English Football Association charged West Ham midfielder Ravel Morrison with using a gay slur on Twitter.

The FA says Morrison was charged with using "abusive and/or insulting words including a reference to a person's sexual orientation."

The tweet has since been deleted.

The 19-year-old Morrison, who joined from Manchester United last month after a series of disciplinary issues, has until Friday to respond to the charge.



Topics : Daniel Gabbidon Carlton Cole Eoin Morgan Ravel Morrison Luis Suarez West Ham United Chelsea Football
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