19 Jan 2009

Suspect arrested in Middleby assault case

12:18 pm on 19 January 2009

The A-League football franchise Sydney FC have confirmed a suspect has been charged by police in regards to the alleged assault against midfielder Robbie Middleby in Sydney.

The 33-year-old, who is joining new A-League club North Queensland Fury next season, was confronted by two supporters after Sydney's 1-nil win over the Wellington Phoenix eight days ago.