A case of rape has been dropped against Chelsea winger, Callum Hudson-Odoi.
It will be recalled that Hudson-Odoi was arrested during the coronavirus lockdown but was released on bail and the England international took to his Twitter handle to share the news.
He wrote: “At a time where there are bigger things happening in the world right now, you may also be aware of serious allegations that were made against me.
“I have stayed silent and assisted the police fully throughout their enquiries, as I knew the day would soon come when my name would be cleared.
“Following a full and thorough investigation, the police have now confirmed they will take no further action.
“I would like to use this platform to thank everyone who has stood by my side and supported me during this difficult period.
“I have learned that being a footballer and playing for one of the best clubs in the world comes with a great responsibility and going forward I will try and use my platform.”
Also, the Metropolitan Police issued a statement concerning Callum Hudson-Odoi.
It said: “A man arrested on Sunday, 17 May following an allegation of rape has been released with no further action.
“The incident is therefore no longer being investigated by police.”