Date: 12th February 2008 at 3:06pm
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Rejoice? Joey Barton has enjoyed yet another trial by video reprieve following his d*ckheed actions against Villa, with referee Lee Mason deciding that no further action is required. It had looked like the ref missed Barton lashing his arms out at Shaun Maloney in a penalty box tangle, however the player seems in the clear now.

Former Mag Lee Bowyer also had his red card v Birmingham rescinded by a surprisingly generous panel.