Spurs star cleared of rape outside nightclub
A FORMER Tottenham Hotspur youth football player accused of raping a drunken women outside a nightclub owned by TV star Mark Wright has been cleared of the offence.
Spurs Midfielder Chace O’neill, 20, was said to have targeted the 27-year -old after she had been dancing with former Celebrity Big Brother contestant Jack Tweed.
He was arrested outside Deuces Bar in Chigwell, Essex, after police saw him having sex with a woman on a nearby green.
She had to be helped up and had difficulty dressing herself, while the footballer seemed “fairly coherent”, Snaresbrook Crown Court had been told.
O’neill, of Islington, was found not guilty of rape.