Paul Scholes charged by FA over alleged breach of betting rules

first_img Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? 1 Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Paul Scholes has been hit with a misconduct charge by the Football Association in relation to alleged breaches of its betting rules, the governing body has announced.The former Manchester United midfielder allegedly placed 140 bets on football matches over a four-year period, between August 2015 and January 2019.The alleged bets were placed after the 44-year-old’s playing career and before his brief managerial spell at Oldham – but during his co-ownership of non-league Salford City. “Paul Scholes has been charged with misconduct in relation to The FA’s Betting Rules,” the FA statement read.“It is alleged he placed 140 bets on football matches, contrary to FA Rule E8, between 17 August 2015 and 12 January 2019.“He has until 26 April 2019 to respond to the charge.” Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card huge blow REVEALED ADVICE BEST OF Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars center_img LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS Scholes has been charged by the FA Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move no dice shining REPLY REVEALED Scholes was Oldham manager for a month before quitting in March saying his position at the Sky Bet League Two club had become untenable.He made 720 appearances for Manchester United in all competitions, winning 11 Premier League titles.Scholes also made 66 appearances for England, scoring 14 times. Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won last_img read more