Joey Barton sparks Gaza Twitter row with ex-West Ham player

QPR player Joey Barton has sparked off a row with several other footballers over the Israel-Gaza conflict, after posting a series of tweets condemning the attacks.

Israeli Maccabi Haifa midfielder Yossi Benayoun quickly rebutted the attacks, calling it "embarrassing".

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Joey Barton sparks off Twitter row over Gaza

QPR player Joey Barton has sparked off a row with several other footballers over the Israel-Gaza conflict, after posting a series of tweets condemning the attacks.

Israeli Maccabi Haifa midfielder and former West Ham, Chelsea and Arsenal player Yossi Benayoun quickly rebutted the attacks, calling it "embarrassing".

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