FA poised to contest UEFA charge

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The Football Association are set to contest a charge that England fans attempted a pitch invasion during their European Championship victory over Sweden.

Press Association Sport understands the FA plan to submit written evidence in a bid to escape punishment ahead of a UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body hearing on Wednesday.

European football's governing body have taken action against the FA, charging them with the "inappropriate conduct" of their supporters during Friday's Group D 3-2 win in Kiev.

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