Barton red 'unacceptable' - Poll
- From the section Football
Former referee Graham Poll gives his verdict on QPR skipper Joey Barton's "unacceptable" red card versus Norwich and the "unbelievable" decision not to send off Chelsea's Frank Lampard against Wolves, saying a player's reputation can influence match officials.
Barton saw red for an off-the-ball incident with Bradley Johnson in QPR's 2-1 defeat by Norwich, while Lampard avoided being dismissed for his challenge on Adam Hammill in Chelsea's 2-1 win at Wolves.
Graham Poll was speaking on Breakfast, which broadcasts weekdays 0600 to 0900 on Radio 5 live.
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