After showing to elbow Brighton & Hove Albion striker Glenn Murray within the ribs on Saturday throughout his aspect’s Zero-Zero draw with the Seagulls, Burnley centre-half James Tarkowski has been duly charged with violent conduct because of his actions – in keeping with a report printed by Four Four Two.
The incident occurred within the 35th minute of the Premier League tie at Turf Moor, simply moments after Murray blasted a penalty kick over the crossbar, a spot-kick which was awarded by referee Chris Kavanagh, who was adamant that the 25-year-old defender initially bundled the attacker to the deck.
Tarkowski, subsequently, has till 6pm on Tuesday to reply to the FA to battle his nook, in any other case the previous Oldham Athletic man will incur a three-match ban if the proposed punishment fails to be lifted.
In all competitions this season, Tarkowski has managed to amass 20 appearances for the Clarets and has carried out professionally and composedly, a lot in order that he has been earmarked in latest weeks for his first England call-up.
However, finally, if Tarkowski is to be banned for 3 matches, he’ll be absent from Burnley’s Premier League fixtures in opposition to Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester United and Huddersfield City over the festive interval.
Sean Dyche’s males shall be hoping that Tarkowski is certainly out there for choice over the approaching weeks – the home schedule is jam filled with very important encounters to endure, and the defender in query has confirmed to be a pivotal cog within the membership’s rugged back-four, a sturdy contingent certainly when he is on the pitch.
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