62 year old Barry Bennell was rushed to hospital after being found unconscious. The cause of his unconsciousness is yet unknown.
Thames Valley Police said ‘Police officers attended an address in Knebworth Park, Stevenage just before 11pm on Friday, November 25 in connection with a fear for welfare incident.’
Bennell was a youth coach who worked for Manchester City, Stoke and Crewe where he trained several junior teams. He was also the coach for teams in north-west England and the Midlands.
Barry Bennell is central to the allegations of historic sex abuse in England’s football clubs.
Read more about the historic sex abuse scandal here.
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