hugolorrisTottenham's Hugo Lloris charged with drink-driving

Lloris, a World Cup winner with France in July, was stopped by officers in Gloucester Place, in Marylebone, central London, in the early hours of Friday morning. A Metropolitan Police spokesman said: "A man has been charged following a routine patrol stop in Gloucester Place, W1. "Hugo Lloris, 31, of East Finchley, was charged with drink driving on Friday, 24 August. "He has been bailed to return to Westminster Magistrates' Court on Tuesday, 11 September."

Sky Sports 24th August 2018

 

claudiobravoClaudio Bravo: Man City goalkeeper ruptures Achilles tendon

Manchester City's Chilean goalkeeper Claudio Bravo suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon in training on Monday. The 35-year-old had scans in Manchester to confirm the injury and he will fly to Barcelona for further tests on Thursday. Bravo's injury leaves City reliant on 20- Bravo, a substitute in City's opening two Premier League matches, made just three top-flight appearances for the champions last season. His presence allowed Guardiola to sell England Under-21 goalkeeper Angus Gunn to Southampton in July and Joe Hart to Burnley in August.

BBC Sport 21st August 2018