Stephen Dunmoye

The Manchester United footballer, Mason Greenwood who is charged with attempted rape, assault and controlling and coercive behaviour, was granted bail after the hearing at Minshull Street Crown Court in Manchester.

The 21-year-old forward faces charges of attempted rape, controlling and coercive behaviour and assault.

He appeared at Manchester Magistrates’ Court on Monday and was remanded in custody.

A bail application was held in private at Manchester’s Minshull Street Crown Court on Wednesday.

Following the hearing, a spokesman for the court said bail had been granted, with conditions not to contact witnesses, including the complainant, and to reside at an address on Bow Green Road in Bowdon.

Greenwood did not appear for the short hearing but is due to appear at court again on Monday, November 21.