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England international Joe Marler could be in trouble again following return from 'gypsy boy' ban

The prop was involved in another controversial incident in tonight’s European Challenge Cup semi-final match.

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THE ‘GYPSY BOY’ controversy is still fresh in the memory and England international Joe Marler has already gone and done something stupid again.

The prop only returned tonight from a two-match suspension for the aforementioned incident and took little time to become embroiled in another controversy.

Playing in Harlequins’ European Challenge Cup semi-final match against Grenoble, he became involved in a scuffle with opponent Arnaud Heguy, before appearing to deliberately aim a kick towards the player’s head.

Marler could consequently be in trouble once again if officials decide to take further action.

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