Manchester City Footballer Benjamin Mendy Found Not Guilty Of Sex Attacks

Premier League footballer Benjamin Mendy has been cleared of sex attacks on four women following a six-month trial, as prosecutors sought a retrial over two other allegations.The Manchester City star, 28, sitting in the dock at Chester Crown Court, covered his face with both hands, gently rocking back and forth, as the jury foreman, delivering the verdicts in a hushed courtroom, repeated “not guilty” to six counts of rape and one count of sexual assault, relating to four young women or teenagers.Louis Saha Matturie, 41, his co-accused and alleged “fixer” was found not guilty by the jury of three counts of rape relating to two teenagers.Jurors also failed to reach verdicts on three counts of rape and three counts of sexual assault against him by five other women.Both had been on trial since August 10, accused of multiple sexual offences by 13 women.