Blackburn Rovers manager Steve Kean has been accused of threatening a journalist.

Steve Kean

According to reports in The Sun, the Scot clashed with Sky Sports News reporter James Cooper last Tuesday in the bar of the Marriott Hotel in Munich, following Manchester City's 2-0 defeat by Bayern in the Allianz Arena.

Kean, who was at the game on a scouting mission ahead of Rovers' clash with City, went to the hotel bar after the game.

Kean, whose team arrive in India today for a friendly against Pune FC,  approached Cooper and was seen remonstrating with him.

He was seen standing inches from Cooper's face, pointing at him and speaking heatedly.