Tony Fernandes, owner of English soccer team Queens Park Rangers, is backing rules aimed at making clubs live within their means as scrutiny on the sport’s finances intensifies.
Queens Park Rangers captain Joey Barton was banned for 12 games after being found guilty of two counts of violent conduct during a game at Manchester City on the last day of the Premier League soccer season.
Queens Park Rangers midfielder Joey Barton will serve a three-match ban after losing an appeal against a red card he received in a Premier League match against Norwich two days ago.
Queens Park Rangers signed Newcastle midfielder Joey Barton to a four-year contract, the Premier League club said on its website.
Queens Park Rangers captain Joey Barton was banned for 12 games for incidents surrounding his red card at Manchester City on the last day of the Premier League soccer season, Sky Sports reported.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. media, with clickable links to the Web.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from European newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Queens Park Rangers said it fined Joey Barton six weeks’ wages and stripped him of the soccer club’s captaincy after incidents in a game at Manchester City.
Newcastle midfielder Joey Barton accepted a violent conduct charge by the Football Association for striking Blackburn’s Morten Gamst Pedersen during a Premier League soccer game.
Newcastle midfielder Joey Barton won’t join his team on its pre-season soccer tour of the U.S. after being denied a visa, the Premier League club said.
"I may choose to stand perfectly still."
- Joey Barton on Aug 04, 2011