Two Manchester City footballers are on trial for multiple charges of rape and other sexual offences against a number of young women. The trial has heard that England footballer Jack Grealish was at a party at Mendy's house where two young women were allegedly raped.
Why it matters
The trial is significant as it involves high-profile footballers and highlights the issue of sexual assault and rape in sport. It also raises questions about the culture within football and the responsibility of clubs to ensure the safety of their players and guests.
What the papers say
The sources provide consistent reporting of the trial proceedings and the allegations against the defendants. Some sources mention the involvement of Jack Grealish, while others focus more on the details of the alleged assaults.
How we got here
The trial is ongoing and involves multiple allegations of rape and sexual assault against the defendants. The case has attracted significant media attention due to the involvement of high-profile footballers and the serious nature of the charges.
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Jack Peter Grealish is an English professional footballer who plays as a winger or as an attacking midfielder and captains Premier League club Aston Villa.
Benjamin Mendy is a French professional footballer who plays as a left back for Premier League club Manchester City and the France national team.
Louis Laurent Saha is a French former professional footballer who played as a striker. Saha was capped 20 times for the France national team and scored four goals.