This is how the press reacted in Brazil and Spain after the arrest of Dani Alves
The main sports media in Brazil and Spain highlighted the arrest of the Pumas footballer, Dani Alves, for alleged sexual assault
The investigating judge agreed to admit the Brazilian international player to prison without bail Daniel Alvesaccused of sexually assaulting a woman in the bathrooms of a Barcelona nightclub on the night of December 30.
According to judicial sources, the head of the trial court number 15 in Barcelona accepted the request of the Prosecutor’s Office and the private prosecution filed by the complainant and sent the footballer to prison.
Daniel Alves He was arrested this Friday by the Catalan police after he returned to Spain from Mexico, where he currently resides because he plays for Pumas, and a statement was taken from him as an investigator at the Les Corts police station in Barcelona.
“Daniel Alves detained in Spain during his testimony in an alleged case of sexual assault,” he said. ESPN Brazil and shared details about the case of the Carioca defender.
For his part, Globe Sports has the arrest of Alves as the main note on its website. “Daniel Alves is arrested in Spain while giving a statement on the case of alleged sexual assault; the player says that he is innocent,” says the Rio de Janeiro newspaper.
The same way, EXTRA has the arrest of Alves among its main news and highlights that the judge will be responsible for defining the condition of the Brazilian while his case is investigated.
Besides, Sport and Sports Worldmedia that closely followed Dani’s career with the BarcelonaThey have given a lot of attention to the situation of the Brazilian. Sport It has the former culé player on its cover with the latest news on the case. “The prosecution requests prison without bail for Dani Alves for (alleged) sexual assault!”, highlights the Catalan media.
About D.ani alves and its immediate future, Sports world states: “The investigating judge must decide whether to order the entry into prison of the soccer player, who has been arrested after arriving from Mexico, where he resides, having a contract with the UNAM Pumas.”
Finally, the Spanish daily Brand highlights: “Daniel Alves, detained after declaring: the prosecutor requests pretrial detention without bail.” And he adds: “The prosecutor’s office has requested this precautionary measure and the judge will decide after the Brazilian gives a statement.”