By Chris Wright
Newcastle have been quick to condemn the ‘shameful’ behaviour of the Toon supporters who invaded the pitch and proceeded to kick several shades out of each other during last night’s pre-season ‘friendly’ at Darlington.
You heard right. A fight broke out at a Newcastle game and Joey Barton wasn’t involved. The boy really has turned over a new leaf.
Anyway, the club have vowed to take the ‘strongest possible action’ against the fans responsible after the match was delayed for 10 minutes when Sammy Ameobi’s goal sparked an on-pitch dust-up…
Forgive us for going all ‘Daily Mail’, but bring back the stocks.