Sport: Fa Waiting For Ref’s Report On Alleged Spitting Between Man U And Newcastle

SPORT: FA WAITING FOR REF’S REPORT ON ALLEGED SPITTING BETWEEN MAN U AND NEWCASTLE

The Football Association’s understood to be waiting for the referee’s report before launching an investigation into the alleged spitting incident between Manchester United’s Jonny Evans and Newcastle’s Papiss Cisse.

The pair clashed during United’s 1-nil win at St James’ Park last night.

TV replays suggested both men had spat during the confrontation.

Ashley Young’s goal for the reds keeps them fourth while Arsenal stay third after a 2-1 win away to QPR.

Giroud and Sanchez with the goals for the Gunners.

Liverpool have kept the pressure on Manchester United and Arsenal in their battle for a top four finish.

They’re two points off the Champions League places following last night’s 2-nil win over Burnley at Anfield.

Henderson’s wonder strike in the first half was followed by a second half goal from Daniel Sturridge.

Chelsea remain top of the standings after a 1-0 win over West Ham, while Man City are still five points behind the leaders after they were comfortable 2-0 winners over Leicester.

There were also wins for Stoke and Tottenham over Everton and Swansea respectively.

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