FA launch investigation into Diogo Jota incident during Wolves win over QPR

By Matt Maher | Wolves | Published:

The Football Association have launched an investigation after Wolves attacker Diogo Jota appeared to be struck by an opponent during Saturday’s match against QPR.

Diogo Jota takes on Robinson during Saturday's game. Pic: AMA.

The incident appeared to be missed by the match officials at the time but later came to light on social media, via a video taken by a supporter in Molineux’s South Bank.

In the video, Jota appears to be struck off-the-ball by Rangers defender Jack Robinson.

Diogo Jota hit in face by QPR player and ref/linesman does nothing| Wolves Vs QPR| (10/02/18)

It is understood the FA have been made aware of a reported incident and are currently investigating.

Wolves won the game 2-1 thanks to goals from Alfred N’Diaye and Helder Costa to maintain their 12 point advantage at the top of the Championship.

Matt Maher

By Matt Maher
Football MMPJ - @mjmarr_star

Sports journalist for the Express & Star


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