The Belarus winger appeared to strike Reading captain Graeme Murty during the Barclays Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday, but the incident was missed by referee Peter Walton.
However, officials at Soho Square, as well as Walton himself, reviewed television footage and subsequently charged the Arsenal winger.
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