The Irons front man was also severely warned as to his future conduct after admitting he posted a comment on his Twitter account which was abusive and/or insulting and/or improper and/or brought the game into disrepute, in breach of FA Rule E3.
Cole was taken to task by the FA after he sent the message following the 2-2 draw between Spurs and West Ham on February 22.
Cole told a Spurs season ticket holder to “F off you c***”
The FA commission will now decide on an appropriate punishment for the 31-year-old.
In 2011 Carlton Cole was fined £20,000 by the Football Association for comments he made on Twitter during England’s friendly with Ghana.