Cristiano Ronaldo has been hit with a Football Association charge after he was filmed snatching a mobile phone out of the hands of a young Everton fan at Goodison Park last season.
Ronaldo smashed the phone to the floor as he trudged down the tunnel at Goodison on April 9, 2022, after Everton had beaten United 1-0.
The 37-year-old was handed a conditional caution by Merseyside Police after he spoke to officers about the incident but he's now been charged by the English game's governing body. READ MORE: The Glazers made United approach clear with Arnold comments Ronaldo is charged with an offence that relates to 'improper and/or violent' conduct and will now have to respond to the FA.
An FA statement said: "Cristiano Ronaldo has been charged with a breach of FA Rule E3 for an incident that took place after Manchester United FC's Premier League match against Everton FC on Saturday 9 April 2022.Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk