Ched Evans is shocked and extremely disappointed with the decision reached today by the Jury at Caernarfon Crown Court to convict him of the charge brought against him. Mr Evans firmly maintains his innocence in this matter and is being advised regarding an appeal of the decision.
Professional footballer, Ched Evans, has lodged an appeal against his conviction of rape.
North Wales police have met with Sky News after the broadcaster inadvertently revealed the victim's name in the Ched Evans rape case.
Online petition to remove convicted rapist Ched Evans from the PFA League1 Team of the Year reaches 5000.