Frank Lampard has actually been charged by the FA for ‘bringing the video game into disrepute’ after he declared Liverpool take advantage of a refereeing predisposition throughout video games at Anfield.
Lampard made the remarks after his Everton side slipped to a 2-0 defeat versus their bitter competitors last month thanks to second-half objectives from Andy Robertson and Divock Origi.
During the video game, Anthony Gordon was not granted a charge after hitting Joel Matip in package, a choice which infuriated Lampard.
“Well it’s a penalty in the second half. You don’t get them here. If it’s Mo Salah at the other end, it’s a penalty,” he stated at the time.
He likewise included: “The ref was quick to whip a yellow card and when the little stuff went off in the middle of pitch and if you look back at that with VAR, there’s some questionable things going on in that, too. Maybe that’s to be expected when you come here.”
Lampard has actually considering that been charged for his remarks, the FA validated in a declaration on Wednesday.
“Regulation and Discipline update: Frank Lampard has been charged with a breach of FA Rule E3 in relation to post-match media comments that he made following Everton FC’s Premier League match against Liverpool FC on Sunday 24 April 2022,” it checked out.
“It is alleged that the manager’s comments constitute improper conduct as they imply bias and/or attack the integrity of the match referee — or referees generally — and/or bring the game into disrepute contrary to FA Rule E3.1. Frank Lampard has until Monday 9 May 2022 to provide a response.”