Newcastle United news
Pardew accepts misconduct charge
August 22, 2012
By Kristan Heneage
• Toon confirm Europa absentees
Pardew, 51, received the charge after pushing assistant referee Peter Kirkup during Saturday's 2-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur.
Speaking at a press conference ahead of Newcastle's Europa League play-off tie against FC Atromitos of Greece, Pardew confirmed he had accepted the charge, and was awaiting the outcome.