Manchester United football star Mason Greenwood has been released on bail after he was questioned over the alleged rape and assault of a young woman.

This development was disclosed by the police on Wednesday, after Greenwood was arrested on Sunday because of images and videos that were posted online.

on Tuesday, the 20-year-old was further arrested on suspicion of sexual assault and threats to kill while he was still in custody.

So far, Greater Manchester Police have made comments, concerning the situation, even though they have not named the footballer. They said:

“A 20-year-old man arrested on Sunday January 30 2022 on suspicion of the rape and assault of a woman has been released on bail pending further investigation.”

Meanwhile, a spokeswoman for the force confirmed to AFP: “The man has been released on bail for everything.”