Nine charged in wake of Manchester derby clash

Nine people have been charged in connection with yesterday's derby clash between Manchester United and Manchester City football clubs.

All are due before Manchester City Magistrates' Court on 4 January 2013. Four other arrests were made.


Charges after Manchester derby

Nine people have been charged following the Manchester derby on Saturday, police said. In the match Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand was hit in the head by a coin thrown from the crowd. None of the charges relate to this incident.