Joey Barton Investigated Over Alleged Assault On Barnsley Supervisor
Fleetwood City supervisor Joey Barton is reportedly being investigated by police for an alleged assault on Barnsley supervisor Daniel Stendel.
Barton’s aspect had been defeated of their League One conflict with the Tykes by 4-2 with the pair turning into concerned in a heated dialogue on the finish of the sport.
Sky Sports activities are reporting that an incident occurred between the pair within the tunnel which left the Barnsley boss Stendel requiring medical consideration.
Additionally they report that South Yorkshire Police have spoken with Barton to help with their enquiries and can communicate to Barton once more later within the week as a part of a voluntary interview.
A video has additionally emerged exhibiting Barton’s automotive being stopped by police as he tried to make his approach out of Oakwell.
Joey Barton stopped by outdated invoice from leaving Oakwell pic.twitter.com/Kowh0OQeqp
— Eddie (@JACKEDD1E) April 13, 2019
In a tweet that has since been deleted, Barnsley striker Cauley Woodrow stated:
“Firstly @ftfc to have a supervisor that may bodily assault one other supervisor within the tunnel is disgusting, inflicting our supervisor to have blood pouring from his face!!Individuals such as you don’t deserve a spot within the sport of soccer you’re foul.Secondly implausible win at this time @BarnsleyFC”
A Barnsley assertion learn: “The membership can verify there was an alleged incident within the tunnel space that befell following the conclusion of at this time’s match, which South Yorkshire police are at the moment investigating.
“The membership is helping the police with its enquiries and, consequently, we’re not ready to make any additional remark presently.”
Barton took cost of Fleetwood in the beginning of the marketing campaign and has them sitting 11th within the League One desk in his first yr in administration.
The 36-year outdated’s enjoying profession was dominated by controversy and contained a bunch of ill-disciplined incidents
The previous Manchester Metropolis and QPR midfielder was sentenced to 6 months in jail after pleading responsible to assault in 2008.
He was additionally handed a four-month suspended sentence following an assault on Manchester Metropolis teammate Ousmane Dabo.
Throughout his time at QPR, he was given a 12-match ban by the FA after he kneed Metropolis striker Sergio Aguero and needed to be escorted off the pitch.