Burgess and Doyle fined after Pompey bust-up

Christian Burgess and Michael Doyle have been hit with club fines following their half-time dressing room bust-up, The News understands.

Tuesday, 29th November 2016, 11:29 am
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 4:28 pm
Michael Doyle Picture: Michael Doyle

Burgess was left requiring stitches following the incident in Saturday’s visit of Stevenage to Fratton Park.

Club captain Doyle returned to training today having been told not to attend yesterday’s session.

And after a meeting lasting more than an hour this morning, the veteran midfielder and defender Burgess were told they were being hit with a fine.

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