Manchester United have agreed to delay Antony’s return to coaching “till additional discover” amid allegations of assault in opposition to the winger.
Antony was dropped by Brazil for the present spherical of internationals after allegations of home abuse had been made by his former girlfriend – prompting a police investigation to be opened.
Additional allegations in opposition to the 23-year-old have been reported within the Brazilian media this week – throughout which Antony appeared on Brazilian TV to insist that he had “by no means attacked any lady”, including that “the reality will come out”.
An announcement from Man United on Sunday learn: “Manchester United acknowledged the allegations made in opposition to Antony.
“Gamers who haven’t participated in worldwide matches are due again in coaching on Monday.
“Nevertheless, it has been agreed with Antony that he’ll delay his return till additional discover with a view to deal with the allegations.
“As a membership, we condemn acts of violence and abuse. We recognise the significance of safeguarding all these concerned on this state of affairs, and acknowledge the affect these allegations have on survivors of abuse.”