QPR's Les Ferdinand accepts FA misconduct charge

Les Ferdinand
QPR had two strong penalty appeals turned down by referee Craig Pawson

QPR director of football Les Ferdinand has admitted abusing a match official following his side's 2-1 home defeat by Tottenham on 7 March.

The Football Association charged him with using "abusive and/or insulting words and/or behaviour towards a match official in or around the tunnel area".

QPR had two strong penalty claims turned down by referee Craig Pawson.

A three-person independent commission will decide on Ferdinand's punishment but no hearing date has been set.

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