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Joey Barton Charged

by | 2nd, August 2007

IF he wasn’t playing football for Newcastle United, Joey Barton would be… (complete this in 12 words or less):

Footballer Joey Barton has been charged with assault after an alleged training ground bust-up with a former team-mate.

The England and Newcastle United midfielder is accused of attacking fellow player Ousmane Dabo on 1 May.

Mr Barton, 24, who has been capped once for England, was arrested in May while he was playing for Manchester City.

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