World Cup winning player accused of raping 3 people, team suspended | Benjamin Mendy charged with four rape charges.

World Cup winning player accused of raping 3 people, team suspended | Benjamin Mendy charged with four rape charges.

Benjamin Mendy has been playing for Manchester City since 2017. He came from Monaco with this club. Manchester City had spent Rs 385 crore for him.

Manchester City’s Benjamin Mendy charged with four rape charges.

Manchester City suspended Benjamin Mendy on Thursday after Cheshire Police confirmed that the Frenchman has been charged with four counts of rape and one count of sexual assault. “Benjamin Mendy, 27, has been charged with four counts of rape and one count of sexual assault,” Cheshire Police said in a statement. “The allegations pertain to three complainants who are above 16 years of age and allegedly took place between October 2020 and August 2021.” Citi said Mendy has been suspended pending the investigation.

Manchester City footballer Benjamin Mendy has been accused of rape. This player has been accused of rape and sexual assault of three people. After the matter came to light, Benjamin Mendy has been suspended by Manchester City till the completion of the investigation. This 27-year-old player also plays for France. He has won the 2018 World Cup with France. He has played 10 matches for France. He has also won the Premier League two-three times with Manchester City. Mendy has been playing for Manchester City since 2017. He came from Monaco with this club. Manchester City had spent Rs 385 crore for him.

He has been taken on remand in police custody. He will be produced in the court tomorrow. Out of the allegations against Mendi, five are related to three people above the age of 16 years. These cases are from October 2020 and August 2021. Regarding the case, a Cheshire Police spokesman said, Benjamin Mendy faces four counts of rape and one charge of sexual assault. Three people have registered a case in this regard. The accused has been taken in police remand. He will be produced in the magistrate court tomorrow. A fair investigation will be conducted in this matter.

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What manchester city said

At the same time, after the matter came to light, Manchester City suspended Mendy. The club said, “Manchester City confirms that Benjamin Mendy has been suspended until the investigation is complete after a police case has been registered.” The matter is under legal process and hence the club will not comment further till the matter is completed. Mendy plays as a defender but was off the field due to knee surgery in 2018-19 while with Manchester City. However, he played against Tottenham Spur in the opening weekend of the Premier League.

World Cup winning player accused of raping 3 people, team suspended | Benjamin Mendy charged with four rape charges.
World Cup winning player accused of raping 3 people, team suspended | Benjamin Mendy charged with four rape charges.

Mendy, who was part of France’s 2018 World Cup winning team, has been remanded in custody ahead of his appearance at Chester Magistrates’ Court on Friday.

The left-back joined City in 2017 for £52 million ($71 million) from Monaco.