Sydney FC coach Graeme Arnold has been cited under the FFA National Code of Conduct.

“The citing relates to comments made in the official post-match press conference following the Hyundai A-League Round 10 match between Sydney FC and Adelaide United on 11 December 2015,” the FFA said in a statement.

“Arnold has an opportunity to provide a submission by 5pm on Monday, 21 December 2015. The sanctions applicable for a breach of the FFA National Code of Conduct include a reprimand, a fine and/or suspension from participation in a match or matches.”