Suspended Roosters halfback Mitchell Pearce has apologised for the weekend incident that led to his one-game ban and $20,000 fine.
"I just want to take the time to apologise to everyone for my actions the last couple of days," he said in a heartfelt message to fans on the Roosters website.
"It's been hard on everyone involved. I've brought it all on myself, I take full responsibility."
Watch Pearce's apology here.