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Eric Cantona Arrested For Assault in London


Eric Cantona 3Eric Cantona has been arrested and cautioned for assaulting a man in London, according to a report in the Daily Telegraph.

The Manchester United legend was reportedly taken into custody by police on Wednesday afternoon following an altercation in the Primrose Hill area.

A Metropolitan Police statement read: “Police were called to Regents Park Road, NW1, at 12.55pm on Wednesday 12th March, following reports of an assault.

“Officers from Camden Borough attended and a man in his mid-40s was arrested on suspicion of common assault.
“He was taken into custody and subsequently cautioned for common assault.

“The victim, a man, did not require medical assistance at the scene.”

Cantona, who now works as an actor after having retired from football, was famously convicted of assaulting a Crystal Palace fan in January 1995.