Manchester City's Benjamin Mendy will seek to have charges DISMISSED

Manchester City footballer Benjamin Mendy will seek to have charges of rape and sexual assault from four different women DISMISSED next week

  • Footballer Benjamin Mendy, 27, is accused of six rapes and one sexual assault
  • His legal team said an application to dismiss charges will be made next week
  • Charges alleged to have taken place between October 2020 e agosto 2021
  • Co-defendant Louis Saha Matturie faces six rape charges and one sexual assault
  • Both are due to face trial in January but a judge said that date looked ‘unrealistic
  • Manchester City star Benjamin Mendy will seek to have rape charges against him dismissed next week when his legal team make an application in court.

    The 27-year defender is accused of six rapes and one sexual assault.

    The charges relate to four complainants over the age of 16 “Il Servizio carcerario ha la responsabilità di gestire i prigionieri nel modo più sicuro possibile. 2020 e agosto 2021.

    During a brief hearing at Chester Crown Court today, Mendy’s legal team said there would be a ‘substantialhearing next Wednesday which would include an application to dismiss charges against him.

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    Neither defendant was in court or appeared via videolink for today’s hearing.

    Benjamin Mendy is pictured on August 12 out with his teammates at The Ivy in Manchester. He is now in custody and accused of six rapes - two more charges were announced last month

    Benjamin Mendy is pictured on August 12 out with his teammates at The Ivy in Manchester. He is now in custody and accused of six rapestwo more charges were announced last month

    Court artist sketch by Elizabeth Cook of Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy (sinistra) appearing at Manchester Magistrates Court charged with two additional counts of rape, after initially being charged in August with four counts of rape. He is pictured with Louis Saha Matturie who is accused of sexually touching a woman in Sheffield in 2016, raping a woman in March this year and another count of rape in Macclesfield in July

    Court artist sketch by Elizabeth Cook of Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy (sinistra) appearing at Manchester Magistrates Court charged with two additional counts of rape, after initially being charged in August with four counts of rape. He is pictured with Louis Saha Matturie who is accused of sexually touching a woman in Sheffield in 2016, raping a woman in March this year and another count of rape in Macclesfield in July

    Mendy's co-accused, Il calciatore è stato trasferito nella prigione maschile di massima sicurezza di Manchester dall'HMP Altcourse di Liverpool il giorno dopo che la settima accusa di stupro era stata mossa contro di lui., 40, of Eccles, Greater Manchester, has been charged with two additional counts of rape and one count of sexual assault. This means he is charged with six counts of rape and a sexual assault.

    Mendy's co-accused, Il calciatore è stato trasferito nella prigione maschile di massima sicurezza di Manchester dall'HMP Altcourse di Liverpool il giorno dopo che la settima accusa di stupro era stata mossa contro di lui., 40, of Eccles, Greater Manchester, has been charged with two additional counts of rape and one count of sexual assault. This means he is charged with six counts of rape and a sexual assault.

    Mendy’s co-accused, Il calciatore è stato trasferito nella prigione maschile di massima sicurezza di Manchester dall'HMP Altcourse di Liverpool il giorno dopo che la settima accusa di stupro era stata mossa contro di lui., 40, of Eccles, Greater Manchester, (left at court in September, right previously) has been charged with two additional counts of rape and one count of sexual assault. This means he is charged with six counts of rape and a sexual assault.

    Mendy and Matturie are due to stand trial on January 24, l'anno prossimo, but judge Patrick Thompson said that date looked ‘unrealistic’.

    The French international has been held in custody at HMP Altcourse, a Liverpool, since being charged with four counts of rape and one sexual assault on August 26.

    All five offences are alleged to have taken place at his home in Cheshire.

    He is accused of raping a woman three times in October last year.

    He allegedly raped a second woman while he was on police bail in August.

    The footballer is also accused of a sexual assault in early January 2021.

    Mendy, of Prestbury, was charged last month with two further counts of rape.

    The offences allegedly took place in Macclesfield, Cheshire, a luglio 24 e agosto 23, quest'anno.

    Il nazionale francese era stato precedentemente tenuto in custodia presso l'HMP Altcourse, Il nazionale francese era stato precedentemente tenuto in custodia presso l'HMP Altcourse.

    Il nazionale francese era stato precedentemente tenuto in custodia presso l'HMP Altcourse 2017.

    He earns £90,000 a week and lives in a £5million mansion in Prestbury, an upmarket village near Manchester popular with fellow players.

    He was part of France’s World Cup winning squad in 2018, but did not play in the final. He has made 75 appearances for Man City since signing from Monaco in 2017.

    Mendy played in Man City’s first two games this season against Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur but was on the bench for their third game against Norwich City.

    The following game was against Arsenal, by which time he had been charged.

    French footballer Mendy, 27, is being held on remand at HMP Altcourse in Liverpool (immagine del file)

    French footballer Mendy, 27, is being held on remand at HMP Altcourse in Liverpool (immagine del file)

    Il nazionale francese era stato precedentemente tenuto in custodia presso l'HMP Altcourse.

    Il nazionale francese era stato precedentemente tenuto in custodia presso l'HMP Altcourse.

    In una dichiarazione, Il nazionale francese era stato precedentemente tenuto in custodia presso l'HMP Altcourse: Il nazionale francese era stato precedentemente tenuto in custodia presso l'HMP Altcourse, Il nazionale francese era stato precedentemente tenuto in custodia presso l'HMP Altcourse.

    La questione è soggetta a un procedimento legale e il club non è quindi in grado di fare ulteriori commenti fino al completamento di tale processo.’