Harry Maguire Involved in 'Alleged incident' During Holiday In Greece
Aug 22 2020
(CNN)Manchester United captain Harry Maguire is "fully co-operating" with Greek police, the English Premier League club said Friday, after three Britons allegedly threatened police officers and attacked one of them. "All three, including the football player, are being held in custody, locked up in Mykonos cell".
Harry Maguire is fully co-operating with Greek police after an alleged incident while the Manchester United defender is on holiday with his partner, his club have said.
According to the Daily Mail, the England global was among a group of individuals who "fought back verbally and physically" when the officers attempted to intervene in the situation.
Three men were subsequently detained by authorities, with Maguire being one of them. "At this time we will be making no further comment", it read.
When police attempted to intervene, the report adds, Maguire resisted, resulting in his arrest for "resisting the authorities and disobeying".
United said it was aware of an alleged incident involving the England center back on Thursday and has made contact with him.
ANA said Maguire and the others were due to appear before a prosecutor later.
Various reports have stated that England global was arrested on the Greek island following an incident outside of a bar.
United players are taking time off after their Europa League exertions earlier this month.
But operators complain that patrons leaving their establishments simply congregate on the street.