Axed Rangers star set for HUGE contract payout despite punch-up suspension

By Alex Taylor

Joey Barton went from Rangers legend to total outcast quicker than you could say ‘aggravated assault’.

The former Manchester City ace was suspended by the Scottish outfit after a bust up in training with the Gers.

Joey Barton has been a revelation for high flying Burnley

Joey Barton on display for Burnley

Despite having his ban lifted by the club it now looks like Barton will still be kicked out.

Apparently the disgraced midfield star could be about to receive a payoff of up to £250,000 per-week!

Madness.

We think Joey is a top-class player but surely he has run out of chances by now?

Joey Barton

Joey Barton has been involved in more fights with Rangers

Well it turns out he hasn’t – looks like he could be set for a sensational return to Burnley!

Football is a crazy game.

To see what Barton is like when he’s allowed to play football, have a look below:

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