Harry Maguire caught up in a brawl with a Greek officer

Manchester United United skipper Harry Maguire was detained in Greece after allegedly punching a Cop on Friday at Mykonos, an Island in Greece.

The defender is now set to face charges from a prosecutor according to a police officer.  

According to George Georgiopoulos and Lefteris Papadimas who are a rep of a Greek agency confirmed that the defender hit an officer in a heated argument, Maguire was among three people detained. 

According to a statement released by 20 times English champions   

“The soccer player was verbally abusive to an officer and then hit him,” the police official said. “The three were resisting when brought to the Mykonos police station.” 

“The club is aware of an alleged incident involving Maguire in Mykonos last night. Contact has been made with Harry, and he is fully cooperating with the Greek authorities. At this time we will be making no further comment.” 

Per reports, The police official confirmed that Maguire and the two other people detained will be transported to the nearby island of Syros to face potential charges. 

The £80m defender last season made about 56 appearances in all competitions for the Red Devils. 

By Derrick Ayim 

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