Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper and captain Hugo Lloris has been charged with drink-driving after he was stopped by police in west London in the early hours of Friday morning.

The French international was stopped by what is being described as “a routine patrol” in Gloucester Place, where he was accused of being over the limit.

The World Cup winning captain has been granted bail and will appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on September 11th, 2018.

A statement from the Metropolitan Police confirmed that Lloris had been charged in a statement:

A man has been charged following a routine patrol stop in Gloucester Place, W1. Hugo Lloris, 31, of East Finchley, was charged with drink driving on Friday, 24 August.