Retrospective action under the FA’s disciplinary procedures

Mark Halsey
Friday, 22 March 2013 By John Shea

Last week The Football Association ("FA") confirmed that Wigan midfielder Callum McManaman will not be charged over the challenge on Newcastle United's Massadio Haïdara as the FA's Disciplinary Procedures prevent retrospective action to be taken when one of the match officials saw the incident.

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John is a senior associate in the Sports Business Group at Lewis Silkin specialising in contentious, regulatory and disciplinary issues for clubs, agencies, governing bodies and athletes

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