Two Premier League players, both aged 19, arrested over alleged rape

Two Premier League players were arrested at the weekend in connection with an allegation of rape.

Police said two 19-year-old men were arrested after a report of a rape was made to them last Friday, 19 April.

The first man was arrested on Saturday on suspicion of aiding and abetting a rape, while a second man was arrested on Sunday on suspicion of rape, the police said.

Police said both men have since been released on police bail.