After three years of court case, Benjamin Mendy has been cleared of all sexual assault and attempted rape by a jury at Chester Crown Court.
The former Manchester City footballer, Mendy, is yet another man who has had his career ruined due to false allegations.
Mendy’s Reactions After He Was Cleared of Rape and Sexual Assault
Reacting to the press immediately after his ordeal at court, the French Senegalese only responded “Alhamdullilah” to all the questions he was asked.
According to his lawyers, he wept in court after he was cleared and will now ‘rebuild his life’
How The Sexual Assault Cases on Benjamin Mendy Started
Earlier this year, he had already been found not guilty on six counts of rape and one of sexual assault.
The jury, which had failed to agree on the two remaining charges, finally ruled and found him not guilty.
The French defender was been cleared of six counts of rape and one count of sexual assault after a trial which began in August 2022.