Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli has been given a one-match suspension and £50,000 fine by the Football Association in relation to a social media post.
Alli, 24, was charged back in February over a joke made on social media regarding the coronavirus pandemic. The Spurs star joked about the outbreak and appeared to mock an Asian man.
Alli will now miss Spurs’ Premier League game against Manchester United when the campaign resumes next week.
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The 24-year-old was charged back in February over a joke made on social media regarding the coronavirus pandemic and appeared to mock an Asian man.
He later deleted the post and released a video to apologise. He said: “I let myself down and the club.”
The FA have now handed Alli a one-match suspension the £50,000 fine and the game against United at the Tottenham Hotspur stadium next Friday.
Source: Complete Sports