Leicester’s Drinkwater given violent conduct charge for elbow

Danny Drinkwater challenges Watford's Valon Behrami

Drinkwater (left) has won three caps for England

Leicester midfielder Danny Drinkwater has been charged with violent conduct by the Football Association for an alleged elbow on Watford’s Valon Behrami.

The incident occurred in the 67th minute of the Foxes’s 2-1 defeat at Vicarage Road on Saturday.

It was not seen by the match officials, but caught on video.

England international Drinkwater, 26, has until 18:00 GMT to reply to the charge and faces a ban if found guilty.

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