Former Goole captain reacted to "severe provocation"

Goole captain Karl Colley says he reacted to severe provocation, but also says it's no excuse for his actions.

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Goole captain in altercation with fan

Goole AFC have told Karl Colley he will never play for them again after he was involved in an altercation with a visiting fan - 19 years to the day since Eric Cantona's infamous assault on a supporter.

Colley, listed as a 30-year-old defender on Goole's website, was sent off in their Evo-Stik South game with Coalville at the Victoria Pleasure Grounds.

As he left the field, video footage showed Colley make three attempts to confront a dissenting fan, appearing to throw a punch at him on the second occasion.

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