By Matthew Smith For Mail Online
Published: 10:04 BST, 16 April 2019 | Updated: 10:11 BST, 16 April 2019
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
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
'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