Dundee United’s Goodwillie charged with rape

Dundee United midfielder David Goodwillie has been charged with rape following an incident just after New Year’s Eve.

Dundee United midfielder David Goodwillie has been charged with rape following an incident just after New Year’s Eve.

The 21-year old Scotland international has been released on bail by Lothian and Borders Police after an occurrence in West Lothian in which a women reported being sexually assaulted during a house party in Armadale on January 2.

A Lothian and Borders police statement read: ‘A 21-year-old man has been charged in connection with an alleged serious sexual assault on a 24-year-old woman in Armadale on 2 January.

'The individual concerned has been released to appear at Livingston Sheriff Court at a later date. Inquiries into the incident are ongoing, and no further comment can be made at this time.'

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