Tension at Old Trafford As Manchester United Star Remains Arrested Over Assault Charge
- Mason Greenwood remains in custody following his arrest on Sunday, with Greater Manchester Police confirming he is under further arrest
- Police have been granted further time to question the 20-year old after he was arrested on suspicion of rape and assault
- Manchester United announced that Mason Greenwood would not return to training or play any matches for the club until further notice
Mason Greenwood has been remanded in police custody after his arrest on Sunday following allegations of assault and threat to kill.
According to a report via Mirror and SkySports, Police in Manchester have been granted more time to question the 20-year-old forward after allegations of assault were levelled against him.
This comes after Manchester United had revealed that Mason Greenwood will not be training with the club until further notice.
Allegations were made against Greenwood on Instagram on Sunday morning when a post that included video, photographs, and a voice note claimed to be a conversation between Greenwood and the accused woman were released online.
Nike suspends relationship with Mason Greenwood
Meanwhile, Sportswear giants, Nike, have suspended their association with the Manchester United striker after allegations of assault were revealed.
In the wake of the allegations, Nike released a statement stating that they were 'deeply concerned' about the Greenwood situation, the Daily Mail reports.
'We have suspended our relationship with Mason Greenwood.
'We are deeply concerned by the disturbing allegations and will continue to closely monitor the situation.'
Manchester United release stunning statement about Mason Greenwood
Earlier, Sports Brief reported Manchester United who are Premier League giants have stated that their player Mason Greenwood will not be allowed to train or join his teammates until there is a clearer picture.
Mason Greenwood brought attention of people around the world to himself when he was accused to have harassed a lady in his mansion and also made a threat.
There were also reports that the lady who was assaulted is the girlfriend of the Englishman and police have taken the case up.