Jose Mourinho’s charge for abusive language dropped by FA

Jose Mourinho’s charge for alleged abusive language in Manchester United’s win over Newcastle has been dropped, the FA has confirmed.

The United boss requested a non-personal hearing on October 24 after being granted an extension to respond to comments he is alleged to have made towards a camera in Portuguese after the 3-2 victory at Old Trafford.

An FA statement read: “A charge against Jose Mourinho for allegedly using language which was abusive and/or insulting and/or improper has been found not proven following an Independent Regulatory Commission hearing today [31/10/18].

“It related to an incident at the end of the Manchester United versus Newcastle United game on 6 October 2018.

“Written reasons for the decision of the Independent Regulatory Commission will be published in due course. This decision is subject to appeal.”

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