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12/09/2017

NI Football Manager Arrested On Suspicion Of Drink Driving

Northern Ireland football manager Michael O'Neill has reportedly been arrested on suspicion of drink driving.

The Scottish Sun reports that he was stopped by police just outside Edinburgh on Sunday, 10 September.

Police Scotland said they arrested and charged a 48-year-old man in connection with drink-driving eastbound on the A720.
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In a statement, the Irish Football Association (IFA) said it was "aware of an alleged drink-driving incident involving Michael O'Neill".

He is due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff's Court on 10 October.

(CD)

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