<font size="2" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica">Sadly, no. The BBC News web report says
'Fighting on the pitch is not without precedent - ex-Newcastle midfielder David Batty traded punches with Graeme Le Saux when both were playing for Blackburn in a Champions League tie against Spartak Moscow in 1995.'
This is not the first time Lee Bowyer has found himself in the middle of this type of controversy. He is an undisciplined thug. Not a person anyone would want to have any kind of disagreement with.
I was impressed with the school boy non apology apologies given at the press conference after where the manager made them basically apologise, but neither mentioned the other by name.
I guess they have been watching Aussie rules and got confused...
Agile Testers of the World UNIT!
They said sorry to the world, but did not say sorry to each other - foolish boys getting paid tons of cash, great example to our kids eh??
Life should NOT be a trip to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an cool and well preserved body, but rather to skid in, chocolate in one hand, beer in the other, body wrecked, totally worn out and screaming WOO HOO what a ride!