Former Manchester City ace David White fourth footballer to make sex abuse claims public
White, now 49, made nearly 400 league appearances for City, Leeds and Sheffield United between 1985 and 1998 and earned his single England cap in 1992.
The Manchester-born forward played locally before joining City’s youth set-up – and it was during this period that he says he met Barry Bennell, a coach and talent scout who sexually abused young boys across three decades from the 1970s onward.
White confirmed in a statement that he was among those abused by Bennell.He said: “Given recent press stories I wish to confirm that I was sexually abused by my former football coach Barry Bennell in... read more
- 11:41 Muslim children seek counselling after being called terrorists...
- 11:41 Operation underway to remove restaurant boat from Hartlepool Marina
- 11:41 BREAKING: Six individuals to face charges over Hillsborough disaster
- 11:41 Iconic Flying Scotsman steam train set to arrive in Melton
- 11:41 Man Utd Transfer News LIVE updates: Morata crunch talks, Galbraith...
- 11:41 Duckinfield, Bettison and others charged over Hillsborough disaster
- 11:41 Father and daughter to do 10,000ft skydive
- 11:41 Pair complete 24-hour walking marathon
- 11:40 Five friends have been recreating the same college photo since 1982
- 11:40 BREAKING: M1 closed in both directions in South Yorkshire due to...
- 11:40 Positive response received for Louth school changes
- 11:39 Government invests £340,000 to remodel Harrogate A&E department
- 11:39 'Precautionary' fire checks to be carried out within area's care...
- 11:39 Free nursery places for 1,500 needy children to be CUT by...
- 11:39 BANK’S STARK WARNING: Britain heading for crash if lenders don’t...
- 11:38 CCTV appeal after bag stolen from Scarborough amusement arcade
- 11:38 Ex-police officer David Duckenfield charged with manslaughter and...
- 11:38 Two arrested in South Shields in computer software service fraud probe
- 11:38 Lucky Duckys delight crowds
- 11:38 Government invests £340,000 to remodel Harrogate A&E department
- 11:38 BREAKING: Six individuals to face charges over Hillsborough disaster
- 11:37 Passenger airport for Cumbria 'will bring boost to tourist economy'...
- 11:37 Thieves ransack Aeropark charity museum at East Midlands Airport
- 11:37 Nottinghamshire dad behind viral videos is up for award
- 11:37 BREAKING: Six individuals to face charges over Hillsborough disaster
- 11:37 Facebook to live stream more than a dozen UEFA Champions League...
- 11:37 This is what it takes to bring affordable internet access to...
- 11:36 Armed robbery at Sheffield petrol station
- 11:36 BREAKING: Six individuals to face charges over Hillsborough disaster
- 11:36 Ex-police officer David Duckenfield charged with manslaughter and...