Fifa open disciplinary proceedings against Alli over England qualifier gesture

Alli gestured with his middle finger during England's 2-1 victory over Slovakia at Wembley on Monday Credit: PA

Fifa has opened disciplinary proceedings against Dele Alli over his gesture during England's World Cup qualifier against Slovakia.

Alli gestured with his middle finger during the 2-1 victory at Wembley on Monday, an act he claims was directed towards team-mate and friend Kyle Walker.

"We can confirm that disciplinary proceedings have been opened following this incident. Please understand we cannot comment further at this stage," a Fifa spokesperson said.

More to follow.