The Chelsea captain was last month found not guilty of a racially-aggravated public order offence in relation to the same incident at Westminster Magistrates' Court but faces sanctions from the FA after being charged last week.
A statement on the FA's website said: "
"The Chelsea player has requested a personal hearing, the date of which will be set in due course. During this period
The Premier League has announced a contingency plan for a possible third-place play-off between Chelsea and Arsenal at