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Sunderland suspends Gibson after drink driving charge

Darron Gibson Credit: PA

Sunderland Football Club has suspended one of its players after they were charged with driving over the legal alcohol limit.

Black Cats midfielder Darron Gibson was allegedly involved in a crash with four parked cars on Saturday 17 March.

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In a statement the club said a full investigation has been launched.

Sunderland AFC has suspended Darron Gibson with immediate effect, after the player was charged with driving with excess alcohol on Saturday 17 March.

The football club has commenced a full investigation into the matter.

– SAFC Statement