Ball hit with FA charge

Full-back held to account over comments made on Twittter

Leicester full-back Michael Ball has been charged by the Football Association with improper conduct.

Michael Ball: Charged

The charge relates to comments made by the 32-year-old on Twitter, which were improper and/or brought the game into disrepute, while it is further alleged the breach included a reference to a person's or persons' sexual orientation.

Ball has until 4pm on Monday to respond to the charge.

Leicester are currently 13th in the Championship standings but just four points adrift of the play-off zone.