England footballer John Terry arrived at court today for the start of his trial for allegedly racially abusing Anton Ferdinand.
Scores of the world's media waited outside Westminster Magistrates' Court for the Chelsea captain, who arrived wearing a grey suit and pink tie.
The 31-year-old is charged with a racially aggravated public order offence.
He is accused of shouting a racist obscenity at Ferdinand, who plays for Queens Park
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