Media arrives ahead of Rooney court appearance

Journalists and camera crews have arrived in Stockport ahead of Wayne Rooney's court appearance.

The Everton striker, 31, is due to appear at Stockport Magistrates' Court this morning to face the charge.

Stockport Magistrates' Court ahead of Wayne Rooney's court apperance Credit: Paul Hilton/ITV News

He was stopped while driving a black Volkswagen Beetle in Wilmslow, Cheshire, at 2am on September 1.

Rooney was arrested by Cheshire Police after officers pulled him over on Altrincham Road and was released on bail later that day.

Crowds gather outside Stockport Magistrates' Court Credit: Paul Hilton/ITV News