Hleb may have played last game of the season for Gunners

By Jem Maidment Alexander Hleb will find out tomorrow if he has played his last of the season – and possibly for Arsenal – after he was charged with violent conduct by the Football Association. The Belarus winger was involved in an off-the-ball clash with

By Jem Maidment

Alexander Hleb will find out tomorrow if he has played his last of the season - and possibly for Arsenal - after he was charged with violent conduct by the Football Association.

The Belarus winger was involved in an off-the-ball clash with Reading captain Graeme Murty during last Saturday's 2-0 win at the Emirates.

He is expected to respond to the charge and will learn his fate when a regulatory commission set to hear the case meets at the FA's Soho Square headquarters on Thursday.


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Hleb appeared to strike the Royals defender, but the incident was completely missed by referee Peter Walton.

However, FA officials reviewed television footage and charged the Arsenal winger on Tuesday.

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