FA charge Eden Hazard over ball boy clash

Despite tendering an apology and currently serving a 3-match ban, Eden Hazard's woes seem to continue with an FA charge being handed out. The Belgian is facing the prospect of a further spell on the sidelines through an additional suspension.

updated: January 26, 2013 12:56 IST
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London: Eden Hazard was facing the prospect of an additional ban for kicking a ball boy after the Football Association charged him on Friday over his red card in Chelsea's League Cup exit at Swansea.

Belgian forward Hazard was already set to serve an automatic three-match ban for his red card in Wednesday's semi-final second leg at the Liberty Stadium, where a goalless draw condemned Chelsea to a 2-0 aggregate defeat.

However, the FA insisted Friday that constituted an "insufficient" punishment for the offence.

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