Manchester United captain Harry Maguire arrested on Greek island after ‘hitting police officer’

Manchester United captain Harry Maguire arrested on Greek island after ‘hitting police officer’

Friday August 21, 2020

Manchester United captain Harry Maguire is due in court following his arrest on the island of Mykonos, Greek police have said.

The England footballer, 27, was arrested following an alleged fight on Thursday night, along with two other Britons.

“The soccer player was verbally abusive to an officer and then hit him,” a police official said.

“The three were resisting when brought to the Mykonos police station.”

Maguire and the two other detainees will be transported to Syros by ship, where they will face charges by a public prosecutor, the police official added.

Manchester United said in a statement: “The club is aware of an alleged incident involving Harry Maguire in Mykonos last night.

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