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Sterling charged with assault

Liverpool and England winger Raheem Sterling has been charged with assaulting a 27-year-old woman. The 18-year-old did not attend the hearing but his solicitor appeared on his behalf. He denies the allegation.

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Teenage football star charged with assaulting a woman

Raheem Sterling has been charged with assaulting a woman. Credit: PA Wire

Teenage Premier League star Raheem Sterling has been charged with assaulting a woman.

The 18-year-old Liverpool and England winger was summoned to Liverpool Youth Court on a charge of common assault.

The Jamaica-born footballer, who lives in Woolton, Liverpool, did not attend the hearing and solicitor Mick Hogan appeared on his behalf.

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