A MAN has been charged with murder after a large fight outside a pub in Failsworth.

Momodou Jallow, aged 21, of Ashley Lane, Moston was previously charged with Section 18 assault, violent disorder and possession of a bladed article.

He has now been charged with murder of 24-year-old Joe O’Brien from Blackley.

He will appear via video link at Tameside Magistrates’ Court today (Thursday, May 9).

The charge relates to a fight police were called to on Oldham Road at around 3am on Sunday, April 21. Joe died after being stabbed.

Another man – who was 21 at the time of the incident – was also stabbed.