Southampton supervisor Ralph Hasenhuttl has been charged by the Soccer Affiliation over his feedback following his aspect’s 3-1 defeat at Chelsea.
The midfielder was initially proven a yellow card by referee Martin Atkinson for a late deal with on Jorginho.
It was upgraded to crimson after Dean informed his colleague to evaluation the problem on the pitchside monitor.
Austrian Hasenhuttl stated he felt “comparatively clear” Saints captain Ward-Prowse can be despatched off as soon as Dean had instructed Atkinson to evaluation the midfielder’s problem.
Ward-Prowse’s dismissal got here within the 77th minute at Stamford Bridge with the rating at 1-1, earlier than Chelsea struck twice in opposition to 10 males to seal victory.
An FA assertion learn: “It’s alleged that feedback made by the supervisor throughout two post-match interviews represent improper conduct in that they questioned the integrity of the VAR match official and/or implied bias and/or convey the sport into disrepute.”
The 54-year-old has till Tuesday, 19 October to answer the FA cost.
Southampton, who’re certainly one of 4 groups but to win a Premier League match this season, return to motion on Saturday after they host Leeds United.