Newcastle signs Joey Barton

Updated: 16 June 2007 10:48 IST

Newcastle signs Joey Barton
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Newcastle, England:

Midfielder Joey Barton signed a five-year contract with Newcastle on Thursday in a transfer worth $11.4 million.

Barton left Manchester City after a string of disciplinary problems - the latest coming in May when he allegedly attacked his teammate Ousmane Dabo at a training session.

Topics : Football Newcastle United
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