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FA charge Newcastle boss Alan Pardew over headbutt

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has been charged by the FA with improper conduct after headbutting a Hull City player during their Premier League match on Saturday. He has already been fined £100,000 and received a formal warning from his club

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Newcastle United manager Pardew also fined £60,000

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew was also fined £60,000 and warned as to his future conduct. The Football Association said an Independent Regulatory Commission ruled the first three-matches imposed are a stadium ban with the remaining four a touchline ban.

Newcastle United's manager Alan Pardew confronting Hull City's David Meyler (left). Credit: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire/Press Association Images

The ban comes after he was involved in an incident in which he appeared to headbutt a Hull City player in the 72nd minute of a fixture on March 1.

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