A mystery Premier League player is involved in a blackmail plot, it has been revealed.

The Daily Mail reports a Premier League footballer is caught up in a blackmail plot after an orgy with three Swedish blondes in a Las Vegas hotel room was filmed on a mobile phone.

Police are investigating the report that film and photographs were made and that they form the centre of an attempt to blackmail the star.

The player, who is in his 20s and enjoys a clean-cut image, is an international and plays for a team currently in the top 10 of the Premier League.