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Heading for trouble: Alan Pardew attacks David Meyler in a confrontation which led to him being sent to the stands at the KC Stadium

Alan Pardew head-butt: Newcastle manager has until Thursday to respond to FA charge

Pardew has already been fined £100,000 and formally warned by the club but faces further action from the FA

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew was sent to the stands for appearing to headbutt Hull midfielder David Meyler
Heading for trouble: Alan Pardew attacks David Meyler in a confrontation which led to him being sent to the stands at the KC Stadium

Alan Pardew head-butt: Police will not take action against the Newcastle manager

The Magpies boss attacked Hull midfielder David Meyler

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Governing body are likely to charge Pardew after he was sent to the stands during Newcastle's 4-1 win over Hull for head-butting David Meyler

Alan Pardew (left) was involved in an ugly confrontation with Hull's David Meyler on Saturday

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Newcastle manager Alan Pardew was sent to the stands for clashing with Hull midfielder David Meyler
Alan Pardew attacks David Meyler in a confrontation which led to him being sent to the stands at the KC Stadium on Saturday
Heading for trouble: Alan Pardew attacks David Meyler in a confrontation which led to him being sent to the stands at the KC Stadium
David Meyler of Hull City clashes with Alan Pardew, Manager of Newcastle United during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Newcastle United

Hull City 1 Newcastle 4 match report: Alan Pardew apologises – but it can’t undo the damage or escape club fine and formal warning

It was a comprehensive and much-needed win for Newcastle – totally overshadowed by the most inglorious episode in this manager’s career

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew was sent to the stands for appearing to headbutt Hull midfielder David Meyler

Hull 1 Newcastle 4: Alan Pardew sent off for appearing to headbutt Hull midfielder David Meyler

The incident happened in the second half at the KC Stadium

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