Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater has been charged with drink driving after his car was involved in a crash.
The England midfielder was arrested on Monday after an incident on his way home from an event in Manchester.
He has been released on unconditional bail ahead of a hearing at Stockport Magistrates’ Court on May 13.
Drinkwater has not played in a competitive match for Chelsea for over a year after failing to impress after his move fro Leicester City.
He was accompanied in the vehicle by a woman and the two only sustained minor injuries.