Assault Trial date set for Liverpool's winger, Raheem SterlingBy John Ramos
A trial date has been set for Liverpool winger Raheem Sterling following an allegation of assault.
The teenage England footballer will stand trial over the alleged assault of a woman in Liverpool.
18 year old Mr Sterling, denies the common assault of a 27-year old woman in Toxteth on 2 November.
The winger who is from Woolton, entered a formal not guilty plea to the charges through his solicitor.
The footballer did not attend the hearing at Liverpool Magistrates' Court.
District Judge Lloyd warned him that a trial will now go ahead on 20th May at Liverpool Magistrates Court.
Mr Sterling made his debut for England against Sweden in November.