The Football Association has charged Reading striker Leroy Lita with violent conduct.
The charge for the England Under 21 striker relates to an incident during Reading draw at Charlton on Monday.
Lita clashed with Addicks defender Talal El Karkouri and it was confirmed referee Graham Poll did not see the incident - The FA has moved to take action against the Reading man.
"The FA sought clarification from match referee Graham Poll, who has confirmed that he did not see the incident but, having reviewed video footage, expressed his view that the incident warranted a red card," read an FA statement.
"Lita has until 6pm on April 12th to admit or deny the charge. A disciplinary commission will hear the case on April 13th."