Crystal Palace star Jason Puncheon,31, denies assaulting nightclub bouncer in street brawl
He was arrested on December 17 after allegedly getting embroiled in a fight between two girls at Mishiko in Reigate, Surrey.
Injured, Puncheon, will now stand trial after allegedly using his belt to attack a doorman.
He arrived at Guildford Magistrates’ Court in Surrey on crutches this morning after he suffered a serious knee-ligament injury in a clash against Man City.
He now faces a one-day trial on June 4.
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