Man United has made a decision on Antony following abuse allegations, he is to stay away from the club until further notice due to the pending claims and ongoing police investigations.
The 23-year-old winger has been accused of domestic abuse by his former girlfriend Gabriela Cavallin “with a headbutt” leaving her with a cut head that needed treatment by a doctor.
She added she was also punched in the chest, causing damage to a silicone breast implant, which required corrective surgery.
A 33-year-old banker, Ingrid Lana, has also reported in a short clip released by Brazil’s Record TV that she was hit in her head and “pushed against a wall” by Antony
Per Gabriela Cavallin the incident happened in a Manchester hotel room on 15 January, 2023. With Ingrid Lana, her’s occurred at his house in Manchester in October 2022.
Both Greater Manchester Police of England and Sao Paulo Police of Brazil are looking into these claims.
Manchester United official club statement.
“Manchester United acknowledges the allegations made against Antony”
“Players who have not participated in international matches are due back in training on Monday.
“However, it has been agreed with Antony that he will delay his return until further notice in order to address the allegations.
“As a club, we condemn acts of violence and abuse. We recognise the importance of safeguarding all those involved in this situation, and acknowledge the impact these allegations have on survivors of abuse.”
Anthony issued a statement saying:
“I have agreed with Manchester United to take a period of absence while I address the allegations made against me.
“This was a mutual decision to avoid distraction to my teammates and unnecessary controversy for the club.
“I want to reiterate my innocence of the things I have been accused of, and I will fully cooperate with the police to help them reach the truth.
“I look forward to returning to play as soon as possible.”
Man United has made a decision on Antony following abuse allegations. SoccerDew