sport news Barnsley lodge formal EFL complaint after Daniel Stendel 'assault'

Barnsley lodge formal complaint with the Football League after manager Daniel Stendel was 'assaulted' by Fleetwood boss Joey Barton Daniel Stendel and Joey Barton clashed in tunnel following League One match  Barnsley confirmed they have complained to EFL and FA and are assisting police  Stendel needed emergency dental work after allegedly being barged by Barton The German has spoken with police however no arrests have yet been made 

By Matthew Smith For Mail Online

Published: 10:04 BST, 16 April 2019 | Updated: 10:11 BST, 16 April 2019

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Barnsley have confirmed they have made an official complaint to the English Football League after manager Daniel Stendel was allegedly assaulted by Fleetwood boss Joey Barton.

Stendel and Barton clashed in the tunnel following the clubs' League One match on Saturday afternoon.

A club statement read: 'Barnsley can confirm that it has lodged a formal complaint to both the English Football League and the Football Association. This is following an alleged incident at the conclusion of the match on Saturday 13th April between Joey Barton and Daniel Stendel.

Barnsley have released a new statement after allegations boss Daniel Stendel was assaulted

Barnsley have released a new statement after allegations boss Daniel Stendel was assaulted 

Fleetwood boss Joey Barton is alleged to have left Stendel with 'blood pouring from his face'

Fleetwood boss Joey Barton is alleged to have left Stendel with 'blood pouring from his face'

After the match and incident a police officer stopped Barton's car from leaving the ground

After the match and incident a police officer stopped Barton's car from leaving the ground 

'The club is also currently working with the police and assisting with all enquiries regarding the incident. No further comment will be issued while police investigations are

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