Bristol Rovers manager Joey Barton charged with assault after woman suffers head injury

Bristol Rovers manager Joey Barton has been charged with assault by beating after a woman suffered a head injury. Barton, a former Premier League footballer, is due to appear at Wimbledon Magistrates'

Bristol Rovers manager Joey Barton charged with assault after woman suffers head injury

Bristol Rovers manager Joey Barton has been charged with assault by beating after a woman suffered a head injury.

Barton, a former Premier League footballer, is due to appear at Wimbledon Magistrates' Court on Monday.

The charge relates to an incident which took place at a residential property in Kew on Wednesday 2 June.