December 12, 2018
Paul Gascoigne the former England, Newcastle United and Tottenham midfielder has pleaded not guilty to sexual assault.
The 51-year-old Gascoigne, who earned 57 England caps between 1988 and 1998, was arrested on August 20 and was later charged on November 19 with allegedly sexually assaulting a woman on a train.
He appeared at Peterlee Magistrates’ Court in County Durham yesterday and entered a plea of not guilty.
Gascoigne’scase was subsequently transferred to Teeside Crown Court and will be heard on January 8 2019.