After the clash with Cameroon midfielder Song, Barton was later at the centre of an incident which led to the dismissal of new Arsenal striker Gervinho, who has also been banned for violent conduct.
The Football Association's charge of failing to control their players relates to an ugly melee after Barton reacted angrily to what he felt was diving, which culminated with Gervinho's dismissal late on in the
0-0 draw at St James' Park
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