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# Allegation

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# Dublin
Man accused of attacking woman and forcing her into boot of car
The court heard that alleged witnesses saw a man pick up and force the woman into the boot of a car.
# Allegation
Teenage grandmaster cheated 'more than 100' times, claims chess platform
Hans Niemann has come under scrutiny of late.
# Allegation
Outcry in Brazil over 'racist' remark on Vinicius Junior
Pele, Neymar and other big names voiced their outrage on Friday.
# Abuse
Woman who accused Premier League star of rape has received abuse, UK police say
Barnet Police, part of London’s Metropolitan Police, said it was “alarmed” that the woman had been targeted.
# Defence Forces
Junior minister describes allegation of sexual assault at Dublin barracks as 'horrific'
It is alleged the soldier was assaulted at a barracks in June 2020.
# Allegation
Ex-Cleveland Browns coach makes 'tanking' claim
The team have denied Hue Jackson’s claims.
# issue
Australian cricket hit by 1985 sexual abuse allegation
Jamie Mitchell claims that he was raped on the tour by a team official.
All time
# Allegation
Jordan call for investigation into gender of Iran women's goalkeeper after losing on penalties
The Jordan Football Association are claiming foul play after missing out on qualification for the 2022 Women’s Asian Cup.
# Allegation
Claims Rangers players attended house party broken up by police to be investigated
Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon called on football to ‘make sure your house is in order’.
# Boyle
Gardaí launch investigation over post-match Roscommon GAA dinner
Officers received a number of calls from concerned locals.
# presidential campaign
Joe Biden denies sexual assault allegation made by former staffer
This is the first public comment Biden has made on the accusation.
# ge2020
Galway West PBP candidate suspended from party over claim he 'smashed phone'
Loughnane was one of Solidarity-PBP’s two candidates in the constituency.
# Trial
Footballer Paul Gascoigne cleared of sexual assault after kissing woman on train
A jury cleared the ex-England footballer today.
# Allegation
Ronaldo will not face charges over alleged rape in USA
The Juventus player has denied allegations of sexual assault.
# Allegation
7 Real Valladolid players paid to lose match - report
Retired footballer Carlos Aranda was arrested last week on suspicion of leading the ring.
# Allegation
Everton to investigate alleged fracas incident involving England keeper Pickford
Footage published on social media allegedly shows the 25-year-old involved in a melee on the street.
# Allegation
'Ramos is an honest man': Madrid boss Solari defends captain over doping claims
Santiago Solari questioned the nature of the accusations against the defender.
# Allegation
PSG open probe into claims of racial profiling of young players
French investigative website Mediapart cited documents from the latest series of Football Leaks allegations.
# Allegation
'It's worst for my mother and my sisters. They are stunned' - Ronaldo's family 'very angry' over rape allegation
The Portuguese has strongly denied an allegation of sexual assault and the Juventus striker has revealed the impact on his relatives.
# Allegation
'Celtic supporters were voted the best in the world' - Brendan Rodgers on racism claims
Aberdeen full-back Shay Logan recently said he expected to be abused by some of the club’s fans.
# Allegation
Fan suspected of urinating in goalie's bottle is arrested
A video shared on social media shows a man reseal a water bottle and throw it onto the pitch.
# Allegation
'He made a reference to my skin colour, and then you can clearly see that he holds his nose'
Brighton and Hove Albion’s Gaetan Bong wants Jay Rodriguez punished for alleged racist abuse.
# Lambeth
Met Police investigating second claim of sexual assault against Kevin Spacey
Scotland Yard is also looking into allegations that Spacey sexually assaulted another man in 2008.
# Inappropriate
US senator and former comedian accused of kissing and groping woman without consent
Leeann Tweeden also accused Al Franken of posing for a photo with his hands on her breasts as she slept.
# Allegation
'I had Sepp Blatter grab my ass': Hope Solo accuses ex-Fifa boss of sexual assault
The former United States goalkeeper alleges the incident took place at the Ballon d’Or award in January 2013.
# Allegation
'Las Vegas police officers singled me out for doing nothing more than simply being a black man'
Michael Bennett had just attended the McGregor v Mayweather fight, when he alleges that police officers singled him out after gunshots were heard.
# Incident
FAI to investigate claims that Shamrock Rovers player was racially abused
Friday’s match was overshadowed by allegations that Graham Burke was the recipient of abuse during the game.
# omar omran
Mother accused of murder of son (3) is too sick to attend court
GP Maha Al-Adheem was due to face her second hearing at Dublin District Court.
# Campaign
Trump says Russia wanted Hillary Clinton to win the Presidential election
The US President will arrive in Paris shortly for a two-day visit.
# Wikileaks
Assange hails 'important victory' after Sweden drops rape investigation
“The road is far from over. The war, the proper war, is just commencing.”
# Court
Man accused of raping friend said he was "sleepwalking" at the time
The trial heard that the man said he wasn’t aware of what he was doing at the time.
# Whistleblowers
Martin Kenny has met GSOC over his Garda malpractice allegations
Last week, Martin Kenny put forward a number of claims in the Dáil over alleged Garda malpractice in the Sligo-Leitrim district.
# Allegation
Councillor accuses gardaí of "assault" at Dublin protest
People Before Profit councillor John Lyons claims that the handling of protesters at Government Buildings today amounted to “political policing”.
# Controversy
Cork manager plays down 'storm in a teacup' after Derry boss's sectarian abuse allegation
There was drama on the field at Turner’s Cross, as two late goals saw the hosts earn a last-gasp victory on Friday.
# Courts
Taxi driver accused of biting off man's thumb after passengers laughed at his name
“I couldn’t believe the pain. I was just looking for a piece of my thumb on the ground.”
# Allegation
Arsene Wenger has come across 'many teams' in football that are guilty of doping
The Arsenal boss has suggested athletics isn’t the only sport in which drug cheats have prospered in recent times.
# London
Man jailed for threatening shop selling Charlie Hebdo magazine
The threatening phone calls were made in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo shooting in January.
# Australia
Woman has horse race winnings stolen after posting docket on Facebook
The docket’s barcode was visible in the photograph.
# Allegation
Nicolas Anelka accuses ex-Liverpool boss Gerard Houllier of racism
The French player walked out of Liverpool after just one season on loan.
# Monaghan
Gardaí probe alleged assault involving Fine Gael TD
The incident happened at around 8pm on Sunday in Conlan’s pub in Ballybay.