Ched Evans released by Sheffield United

Ched Evans, the Wales striker who was last month found guilty of rape, has been released by his club Sheffield United. He scored 35 goals this season, but missed the last three games, having been sentenced to serve five years in prison. The 23-year-old is one of 11 players let go by the club.

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Ched Evans's rape conviction

Nine people have each been ordered to pay a rape victim for revealing her name on social networks after footballer Ched Evans was convicted of raping her at Caernarfon Crown Court in April.