|Brighton ace Yves Bissouma handcuffed and marched out of a seaside bar on Wednesday night. (Photo credit: Sky Sports)
Brighton midfielder Yves Bissouma was arrested on Wednesday night at a seaside night club for what was alleged to be a case of sexual assault.
Brighton midfielder — who has been linked with a number of big clubs including
Liverpool, Manchester United and Arsenal — had been partying with a pal in the
early hours of yesterday when cops were called.
a likely big-money target in the upcoming January transfer window, was then
detained by officers at popular city venue The Arch before being led away in
handcuffs at around 2am.
insider said: “The club was packed — it was a popular student night, especially
with freshers in town.
were star-struck to see Bissouma in the club — he’s Brighton’s best player at
the moment, so he definitely caught some eyes.
were even more shocked to see him later being led away in handcuffs outside the
was hosting a weekly promo night popular among students. Bissouma, on £45,000 a
week, has been one of Brighton’s top performers this year, helping them soar to
sixth in the Premier League table — just two points off the leaders.
More to follow…