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Newcastle 's Yohan Cabaye charged with violent conduct

The Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye has been charged with violent conduct following an incident in Saturday's FA Cup defeat at Brighton.

The FA has charged Cabaye after he allegedly kicked out at Adam El-Abd.

Arsenal's Robin van Persie will face no action over an incident involving Aston Villa's Carlos Cuellar. Villa manager Alex McLeish called for action claiming Van Persie used an elbow on the Spaniard.

Belfast Telegraph