Former Manchester Metropolis participant, Benjamin Mendy has filed a grievance in opposition to his former employers for unpaid salaries.
The French worldwide has determined to sue final season’s treble winners for multi-millions of kilos after they refused to pay him his wages. The 29-year-old filed a declare with the employment tribunal in the previous few days claiming an unauthorised deduction after he was charged with rape and sexual assault in 2021.
Benjamin Mendy was found not guilty on all counts early this yr (2023) and he’s in search of the monies that Manchester Metropolis owes him till the top of his contract in June 2023.
Sky Sports activities Information confirmed in a press release that Nick De Marco KC (instructed by Laffer Abogados (Madrid) is performing for the previous Manchester Metropolis participant Benjamin Mendy in a multi-million-pound declare for unauthorised deductions from wages. Manchester Metropolis FC didn’t pay Mr Mendy any wages in any respect from September 2021, following Mr Mendy being charged with varied offences all of which he was subsequently acquitted of, till the top of his contract in June 2023. The declare will come earlier than an Employment Tribunal.
Mendy joined Metropolis from Monaco for £52 million in 2017 which was the very best quantity paid for a defender at the moment within the Premier League. He received three titles with the Manchester membership and was additionally a part of France’s World Cup-winning squad in 2018.