Headbutt

Ashes: Cameron Bancroft, Jonny Bairstow play down 'headbutt' incident

Ashes: Cameron Bancroft, Jonny Bairstow play down 'headbutt' incident

With his captain Steve Smith sat beside him laughing, Bancroft recalled the meeting that prompted sensational reports in the Australian media on the eve of the home side’s victory in the first Ashes Test at the Gabba.

Nov 27, 2017, 10:19 AM IST
I told Neymar to stay calm, says James Rodriguez

I told Neymar to stay calm, says James Rodriguez

Colombia midfielder James Rodriguez has said he tried to calm down Brazilian star striker Neymar after the latter was sent off in the five-time World Cup winners' 0-1 defeat in a group match of the Copa America.

Jun 18, 2015, 18:41 PM IST

Brandao apologises for Thiago Motta headbutt

Bastia`s Brazilian striker Brandao, who was hit with a six-month ban for headbutting Paris Saint-Germain`s Thiago Motta in August, apologised publicly for his gesture on French television on Sunday.

Nov 24, 2014, 01:56 AM IST

Panel to consider Pardew headbutt

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew is to appear before a disciplinary commission on Tuesday after being charged with misconduct by the Football Association following his headbutt on Hull midfielder David Meyler.

Mar 11, 2014, 11:29 AM IST

Pardew fined, warned by Newcastle over headbutt

Newcastle fined manager Alan Pardew £100,000 (121,328 euros) and gave him a formal warning for headbutting an opposition player in Saturday`s game at Hull.

Mar 02, 2014, 21:35 PM IST

Review may suggest moving technical area after headbutt

The English League Managers Association is studying whether the positioning of football`s technical area could be improved in order to minimise incidents like the one in which Newcastle United`s manager Alan Pardew headbutted a Hull City player, chief executive Richard Bevan said on Sunday.

Mar 02, 2014, 20:24 PM IST

Eto’o cops three-game ban for headbutt

Samuel Eto’o has been banned for three matches for headbutting Chievo’s Bostjan Cesar.

Nov 24, 2010, 00:08 AM IST

Eto’o cops three-game ban for headbutt

Samuel Eto’o has been banned for three matches for headbutting Chievo’s Bostjan Cesar.

Nov 24, 2010, 00:08 AM IST

Zidane would `rather die` than apologise over headbutt

France legend Zinedine Zidane says he
would "rather die" than apologise to Marco Materazzi for his
infamous headbutt of the Italian defender in the 2006 World
Cup final.

Mar 02, 2010, 09:13 AM IST

Zidane would `rather die` than apologise over headbutt

France legend Zinedine Zidane says he
would "rather die" than apologise to Marco Materazzi for his
infamous headbutt of the Italian defender in the 2006 World
Cup final.

Mar 02, 2010, 09:13 AM IST