Police charge 19-year-old with assault and throwing item on to Everton pitch

Share on facebook
Share on google
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

Merseyside police have charged a 19-year-old man with assault and throwing an item on to the pitch during Aston Villa’s win at Goodison Park on Saturday.

Roger Tweedle, of Cranehurst Road, Walton, Liverpool, has been released on conditional bail and will appear at South Sefton magistrates court on 28 February.

Two Aston Villa players, Lucas Digne and Matty Cash, were struck by a plastic bottle thrown from the Bullens Road Stand while celebrating Emiliano Buendía’s match-winning goal in first-half stoppage time on Saturday.

Other objects were thrown on to the pitch and Everton are continuing to review CCTV footage in conjunction with police. The club has vowed to ban any fan identified as responsible and could issue a ban independently of any arrests made.

20/03

Crystal Palace (A)

FA Cup

4 - 0

03/04

West Ham (A)

Premier League

2 - 1

06/04

Burnley (A)

Premier League

19:30

09/04

Manchester United (H)

Premier League

12:30

20/04

Leicester (H)

Premier League

19:45

Everton eyeing swoop for Conor Gallagher

Everton are eyeing up a move for Chelsea midfielder Conor Gallagher in the summer transfer window as Frank Lampard looks…

Everton find their new Tim Cahill with Lampard confident of Conor Gallagher deal

Photo by Sebastian Frej/MB Media/Getty Images Conor Gallagher picks up possession about 23 yards from out, shifts the ball onto…

Mikel Arteta makes Everton 'relief' point and Arsenal claim

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has said that his side can take 'encouragement' from Everton's dramatic win over Crystal Palace. Frank…

Burnley & Leeds threaten action over Everton finances

Everton confirmed their Premier League status for next season with a comeback win over Crystal Palace on Thursday night Leeds…

Everton want Conor Gallagher, he's admitted he loves Frank Lampard

Photo by Chris Brunskill/Fantasista/Getty Images Everton want Conor Gallagher and boss Frank Lampard believes he can tempt Chelsea into sending…

Everton willing to sell Andre Gomes

Everton are willing to sell Andre Gomes in the summer transfer window, according to 90min. The report has claimed that…

English Premier League

P W D L ± P