Dier claimed he left the pitch and entered the stands in an attempt to protect his brother who he noticed was in an argument with a Spurs fans.
An FA Spokesperson said: ‘Eric Dier has been charged with misconduct for a breach of FA Rule E3. It is alleged that the Tottenham Hotspur midfielder’s actions at the conclusion of the Emirates FA Cup fixture against Norwich City FC on Wednesday 4 March 2020 were improper and/or threatening.’
Dier has until Friday 8 May 2020 to provide a response.
Eric Dier has been charged with misconduct for entering the crowd against Norwich
Tottenham’s Eric Dier climbed into the crowd to angrily confront a fan after the loss to Norwich
A social media used captured the moment Dier climbed over empty seats to get to the fan