Everton footballer suspended after arrest for alleged child sex offences
An Everton footballer has been suspended by the club as police investigate allegations of child sex offences.
The 31-year-old player – who has not been named – was arrested by Greater Manchester Police.
He has been released on bail as inquiries continue.
Everton confirmed the player had been suspended.
A statement added: “The club will continue to support the authorities with their inquiries and will not be making any further statement at this time.”