Leeds defender punished by FA for comments made during post-match TV interview

first_img Jansson scored during the game but it was not enough to get his side the win Jansson issued a foul-mouthed rant after Leeds’ draw at home to Brentford LATEST BEST OF 2 The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 revealed gameday cracker latest The referee also sent off Leeds right-back Luke Ayling, having not shown a second yellow card to Brentford defender Moses Odubajo for a similar challenge earlier in the game.The FA is currently investigating a separate incident in the same match, in which coins and other objects were thrown from the crowd at Brentford striker Neal Maupay after he converted his 62nd-minute penalty. tense Gerrard launches furious touchline outburst as horror tackle on Barisic sparks chaos scrap center_img Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Sweden international Jansson also swore during a live interview on Sky Sports immediately after the final whistle.“Leeds United’s Pontus Jansson has been charged following the game against Brentford on 06/10/18,” an FA statement said.“It is alleged his comments in a post-match interview were abusive and/or insulting and/or improper and/or brought the game into disrepute. He has until 6pm on 17/10/18 to respond.”Centre-half Jansson was frustrated at Simpson’s decision to award Brentford a controversial second-half penalty. 2 Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Most Popular Football News SORRY Leeds’ Pontus Jansson has been charged by the FA for comments he made during a post-match TV interview.The defender, 27, has been charged with bringing the game into disrepute for claiming referee Jeremy Simpson robbed the Whites of three points during their 1-1 draw at home to Brentford earlier this month. Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussionlast_img read more