Disciplinary news

FA charge Wright-Phillips after Delap clash

February 4, 2009

Manchester City winger Shaun Wright-Phillips has been charged with violent conduct by the Football Association.

The charge relates to an incident between the 27-year-old and Stoke City's Rory Delap during City's 1-0 defeat at the Britannia Stadium on Saturday, which was missed at the time by referee Martin Atkinson.

The player has until 6pm on Thursday to respond to the charge.