Man City's Tevez charged over driving while disqualified

Manchester City's Carlos Tevez. Credit: Dave Thompson/PA Archive/Press Association Images

Manchester City footballer Carlos Tevez has been charged with driving while disqualified and driving without insurance, Cheshire Police said.

The Argentinian striker was arrested near his home in Alderley Edge, Cheshire, last Thursday.

He answered bail at Cheshire Police's custody suite in Middlewich today where he was formally charged.

Tevez was further bailed to appear at Macclesfield Magistrates Court on April 3.