Stoke are to lodge an official complaint about the performance of referee Martin Atkinson in their 5-1 loss to Newcastle on Thursday.
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has been charged with improper conduct for his coat-throwing touchline tantrum during the 5-1 Premier League defeat at Newcastle United on Thursday, the FA said.
Newcastle`s outstanding form continued on Thursday as they racked up their seventh win in nine games by beating nine-man Stoke 5-1 at St James Park for what was their 200th home win in the Premier League.
Tony Pulis` side clinched their 10th draw of the league season away against Tottenham, while Brendan Rodgers` team smashed Fulham 4-0 at Anfield going into this encounter.
Portsmouth have taken action against striker David Nugent and defender Marc Wilson for a breach of club discipline on a pre-season tour to Portugal.
Day in Pics: 22nd December
Showbiz World - December 22, 2014
Sunny Leone with Mastizaade