Jamie Vardy faces a two-game suspension after being charged with improper conduct by the FA.
The Leicester City striker reacted angrily to receiving a red card from referee Jon Moss, who included the incident in his match report of the 2-2 draw with West Ham United.
Vardy is already certain to miss Leicester’s game against Swansea on Sunday after picking up two yellow cards, but could also be banned for the trip to Manchester United the following week.
That would be a huge blow to Leicester as they strive to complete a miraculous season as Premier League champions, with Vardy having previously started every game of the campaign.
The precedent comes from Diego Costa being handed an additional one-match ban, £20,000 fine and a warning over future conduct for the way he reacted to his second yellow card in Chelsea’s FA Cup quarter-final defeat at Everton. for his reaction to getting sent off for two bookable offences against Everton in March.
Vardy’s importance to Claudio Ranieri’s team cannot be underestimated. He scored the opening goal against West Ham to take his season’s tally to 22 and has also provided six assists.
The FA have also charged Leicester as a club over their players’ response to Moss awarding West Ham a late penalty for Wes Morgan holding Winston Reid.
Leicester have also been charged for failing to control their players after West Ham were awarded late penalty

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