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Last Updated: Saturday, 2 April 2005, 17:18 GMT 18:18 UK
Dyer and Bowyer's fight photos
Lee Bowyer and Kieron Dyer exchange blows
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With Newcastle trailing 3-0 at home to Aston Villa tensions boil over and Lee Bowyer and Kieron Dyer come to blows
Bowyer is restrained by Gareth Barry
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Bowyer, obviously incensed, has to be restrained by Villa's two-goal hero Gareth Barry
Kieron Dyer is shown the red card
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Referee Barry Knight consults his assistant before showing Dyer the red card for his part in the fracas
Alan Shearer remonstrates with Barry Knight
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Newcastle captain Alan Shearer remonstrates with Knight but it's to no avail, as Bowyer is also sent off
Bowyer's shirt is ripped
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The damage done to Bowyer's shirt is apparent as he leaves the field after tangling with his team-mate
Graeme Souness looks on is disbelief
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Graeme Souness looks on in disbelief, knowing the altercation will mean he will be without Bowyer and Dyer for three games
Souness has to sit in-between the two players at a post-match press conference
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Souness sits between the two players at a post-match press conference, but neither player apologises to each other
Kieron Dyer and Lee Bowyer shake hands
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Two days after their fight Dyer and Bowyer shake hands after training, with both players likely to stay at the club
Lee Bowyer and Graeme Souness
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Bowyer is fined a club record six weeks wages, while Souness admits they may appeal for Dyer's red card to be rescinded

Dyer & Bowyer in amazing punch-up
02 Apr 05 |  Newcastle United
Newcastle 0-3 Aston Villa
02 Apr 05 |  Premiership

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