Jury fails to reach verdict in Ryan Giggs assault trial
Ryan Giggs

Jury fails to reach verdict in Ryan Giggs assault trial

Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – A UK judge on Wednesday discharged the jury in the domestic violence case against former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs, after it failed to reach a verdict despite days of deliberations. The jury of seven women and four men, which earlier this week had been given the option of delivering […]

Ryan Giggs

/ 152 days ago

Jury fails to reach verdict in Ryan Giggs assault trial

Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – A UK judge on Wednesday discharged the jury in the domestic violence case against former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs, after it failed to reach a verdict despite days of deliberations. The jury of seven women and four men, which earlier this week had been given the option of delivering […]
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Alex Ferguson

/ 164 days ago

Man Utd icon Ferguson lauds Giggs' temperament' at assault trial

London (AFP) – Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson told a UK court Friday that ex-star Ryan Giggs had never lost his temper or shown violence during his more than two-decade tenure at the club.  Giving evidence at Giggs' trial for assaulting and coercively controlling an ex-girlfriend, Ferguson said the former player had consistently exhibited […]
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Leagues: EPL

/ 166 days ago

Man Utd legend Giggs cites disciplinary record in assault trial

London (AFP) – Former Manchester United footballer Ryan Giggs, on trial for assaulting and coercively controlling an ex-girlfriend, told a UK court Wednesday that his record of one sending off in a 24-year career showed he was not prone to violence. Taking the stand at Manchester Crown Court for the second day running, the former […]
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Manchester United

/ 167 days ago

Ex-Man Utd star Giggs admits to lifelong infidelity in court testimony

London (AFP) – Former footballer Ryan Giggs admitted Tuesday to being unfaithful in all his past romantic relationships but denied ever being violent towards partners, as he gave evidence over charges of assault and coercive control of an ex-girlfriend. Taking the stand for the first time in his week-old trial, the Manchester United legend denied […]
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Manchester United

/ 174 days ago

Former Man Utd star Giggs 'headbutted' ex-girlfriend in face, court hears

London (AFP) – Former Manchester United star Ryan Giggs headbutted his former girlfriend in the face as she tried to end their relationship, she told a jury Tuesday on the second day of his trial on charges of assault and coercive control. Giggs, 48, who until recently served as coach of the Wales national team, […]
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Manchester City

/ 175 days ago

Former Man Utd star Giggs accused of 'litany of abuse' at assault trial

Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Former Manchester United star Ryan Giggs went on trial Monday accused of submitting his former girlfriend to a "litany of abuse" during a coercive and "toxic" relationship, in a case that has upended his managerial career. The 48-year-old, who until recently served as coach of the Wales national team, has […]
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