FA queries Liverpool coach after alleged taunts against Newcastle


John Achterberg, Liverpool's goalkeeping coach was charged  by the Football Association after the Reds' win against Newcastle United

  • Daniel Hodges, Newcastle head of performance manager, was also charged by the FA.

Fabio Carvalho helped Liverpool score a 98 minute goal to seal a late winner for the Reds against Newcastle last week.

John Achterberg | Liverpool v Newcastle |
Weird moments from Liverpool 2-1 win over Newcastle after alleged time wasting antics

The game ended with the breakthrough which prompted wild celebratory displays among Liverpool fans.

The concept of the goal was being talked about after Newcastle United had allegedly failed on a time wasting antics inside the additional minutes.

Officials were also accused for extending a 5 minute stoppage time to an additional 3 minutes in a game where Achterberg was allegedly caught on camera 'making obscene hand gestures toward the Newcastle bench' .

Liverpool believed that Newcastle were wasting time during the second half by intentionally making it drag on. This prompted some weird moments between the staff  of the two clubs after the game.

Achterberg has until Thursday to present a response to the FA according to reports.

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