Manchester United and England footballer Ashley Young is to stand trial today accused of a speeding offence.
Young, 28, is alleged to have exceeded a 50mph limit on the M6 Toll in Warwickshire while driving a Range Rover on March 7 last year.
The former Aston Villa and Watford midfielder faces a further charge of failing to give information to the police about the identity of the driver of the vehicle.
Young, of Prestbury, near Macclesfield, Cheshire, will stand trial at Leamington Spa Magistrates' Court this afternoon.
Manchester United and England forward Ashley Young has been banned from driving for six months after he was caught driving at 100mph on a motorway in West Yorkshire.