GREATER WESTERN SYDNEY midfielder Toby Greene has been fined but has avoided a conviction over an assault that’s left a Melbourne bouncer with nightmares..
The court heard the 21 year old punched the bouncer twice during a brawl outside Zagame’s restaurant in Caulfield East in May.
Greene, who was using a crutch because of an ankle injury, punched the bouncer twice to the head or upper body.
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Reading from a victim impact statement his lawyer said the bouncer still had nightmares and believed that one more punch or kick could have killed him.
Greene has been fined 2 and a half thousand dollars.
The court decision comes after the Giants fined Greene 5 thousand dollars and banned him from five games during the season.