posted on Jun, 9 2005 @ 02:39 PM
Police have arrested troubled former football star George Best after following allegations he assaulted a female friend of his ex-girlfriend. Best,
59, went voluntarily to Staines police station in Surrey, south-east England, to be interviewed by officers over claims by Vicky Pope that he attacked
her as she tried to stop him getting into his former lover's home.
Police said that the former Manchester United and Northern Ireland star, who has battled alcoholism for much of his post-playing career, has been