EXCLUSIVE – Revealed: Woman, 41, arrested with an England rugby star on suspicion of raping a teenager is a £160-an-hour prostitute who says player, 29, is a CLIENT who took the alleged victim to her Manchester flat for a THREESOME
A woman arrested with an England rugby union player after he was suspected of raping a teenager has admitted that she is a prostitute and says that he is one of her clients who brought the alleged victim back to her home for a threesome, MailOnline can reveal.
Sandra Ntonya was detained at her home in Manchester on Sunday along with the rugby player, 29, who cannot be named for legal reasons after police were called to reports of a sexual assault taking place at the property.
Ms Ntonya, 41 admitted that she is a high-class sex worker who charges £160 per hour and operates out of her home in the Gorton area of the city.
Speaking exclusively to MailOnline, Ms Ntonya said the rugby player met the alleged victim in a Manchester nightclub where she was celebrating her 18th birthday and then rang Ms Ntonya to inform her that he was bringing the teenager back to her home.
Sandra Ntonya (above) is on bail following her arrest on suspicion of administering a substance with intent to cause a sexual offence to a woman celebrating her 18th birthday
Ms Ntonya, who earns £160-an-hour as a high-class sex worker, says she was held by police along with an England rugby international player, who is accused of raping the young woman
Sex worker Ms Ntonya said the player, who cannot be named, allegedly met the woman at a Manchester nightclub and took her back to the prostitute’s flat (above) for a threesome
Ms Ntonya told MailOnline: ‘He wanted me to get involved. At night I was very sleepy and just let them into the spare room. I didn’t want to be involved.’
Ms Ntonya insisted that it was she in fact she who called the police after finding the girl sobbing in her spare bedroom on Sunday morning.
She said: ‘I know him as he is a client of mine. He rang me and said: ‘I have got a girl’.
Speaking today Ms Ntonya (above) said she did not want to get involved in a threesome
‘The next morning, I saw the girl really upset in my spare room. She couldn’t understand why she was half-naked and, in a stranger’s, flat.’
She added: ‘She was crying and upset. She was shocked and I was shocked. But I was also angry that he had brought this girl here in this state.
‘He is very arrogant and thinks he can behave how he likes. I just took the girl out and rang the police. She was really upset, and I just wanted to help her and do the right thing.’
Ms Ntonya’s operates as a sex worker out of her home and brags openly on social media about her top-level clients, claiming that they are wealthy businessmen, politicians and high-profile sports stars.
She also regularly posts graphic images and videos of herself performing sex acts.
The rugby player was taken away by officers in handcuffs on suspicion of rape while she was held on suspicion of administering a substance with intent to cause a sexual offence.
Both have been released on bail while detectives continue their investigations.
Ms Ntonya protested: ‘I have done nothing wrong. I did not drug her. I have definitely not committed a crime.
‘I told the police the full story and the fact that I am an escort.’
One of her neighbours told MailOnline: ‘I saw the rugby player being led out in handcuffs.
Ms Ntonya hit the headlines in 2015 after claiming she had an affair with ex-Manchester City ace Yaya Toure. She has also written a book ‘Confessions of a Justified Hooker’ about her job
Ms Ntonya originates from Malawi and came to Britain in 1996 with her husband from whom she is now separated. They have one son suffering from a number of medical conditions
‘He looked shocked. Then I saw the girl – she just looked really upset and was then driven to hospital.’
In 2015, Ms Ntonya hit the headlines after alleging in the media that she had an affair with former Manchester City ace Yaya Toure, claiming that he also regularly pestered her for graphic pictures of herself.
Toure vehemently denied the allegations.
Ms Ntonya originates from Malawi and came to Britain in 1996 with her husband from whom she is now separated. They have one son who suffers from a number of serious medical conditions.
She has claimed in the past that she only took up sex work after her ex abandoned her and her son and she had to find a way to survive financially.
Ms Ntonya has also written a book about her sexual exploits, entitled: ‘Confessions of a Justified Hooker,’ which was published in 2019.
The book is described as ‘harrowingly honest and strangely uplifting’ in which she holds ‘holds nothing back.’
Speaking exclusively to MailOnline, Ms Ntonya said she called the police – and protested: ‘I have done nothing wrong. I did not drug her. I have definitely not committed a crime.’
One reviewer called it ‘courageous testimony’ of Ms Ntonya’s rise ‘into the sheets of the rich and powerful.’
A Greater Manchester Police spokesman issued a statement on Wednesday morning following reports of an incident at a nightclub in the city which stated: ‘Officers were called shortly before 11am on Sunday 9 January 2022 to a report of a sexual assault on a female on Thorpeness Square in Manchester.
‘A woman in her late teens was reported to have been sexually assaulted. She is currently being supported by specialist officers. A 29-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of rape and a 41-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of administering a substance with intent to cause a sexual offence.
‘Both have since been released on bail as enquiries continue and a number of lines of enquiry are being followed up by detectives.’
The Rugby Football Union declined to comment.