A daddy and boy ejected from Brighton and Hove Albion’s stadium have been charged with abusive and threatening behaviour.

Stewards at the Amex Stadium responded to reports of racist language during Saturday’s match against Burnley.

18, 5-3, along with Nathan Higgins, A way fans Stewart Higgins, both of of Talbot Drive, Burnley, were charged with offences.

Both were bailed to appear before Brighton magistrates on 14 March.

The older Mr Higgins, an engineer, has been charged with using abusive or threatening words or behaviour likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress.

His son, students, has been charged with the offence, as well as using racially aggravated abusive or threatening words or behaviour likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress.