FA dismisses Barton appeal
January 4, 2012
By ESPNsoccernet staff
In Monday's Premier League fixture, Barton, 29, gave QPR an early lead at Loftus Road before getting involved in a tussle with Bradley Johnson and appearing to headbutt the Norwich midfielder.
QPR appealed against the dismissal but on Wednesday the FA confirmed that the appeal had failed and subsequently Barton will miss the ...