Former Manchester United wonderkid John Cofie appeared in court docket yesterday, January 23, after being charged with rape.
Cofie, 29, who turned the youngest footballer to win a £1million deal when Sir Alex Ferguson signed him for the youth staff aged simply 14, is accused of raping a girl at Trafford, Gtr Manchester, in 2019, alongside co-defendant Nathan Stuart.
The Ghanaian-born participant didn’t make a single look for United and left in 2013. He retired two years in the past and has since labored as a mentor for youngsters enrolled in a soccer program in Lancashire.
Cofie has since denied the rape expenses. The trial at Manchester Minshull Road Crown Courtroom is constant.