Fulham's Chris Baird landed with FA disciplinary charge

Fulham's Chris Baird
Baird was booked for a challenge on Dirk Kuyt

Fulham defender Chris Baird has been charged by the Football Association with using an abusive and/or insulting gesture towards a match official.

The alleged incident occurred during Monday's Premier League defeat against Liverpool at Craven Cottage.

The Northern Ireland international reacted to a booking by appearing to make a v-sign gesture at referee Lee Mason.

Baird has until 1800 BST on Thursday to respond to the charge.

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