Former Derry City and Celtic footballer Patrick McCourt will contest the charge of sexual assault
FORMER Derry City and Celtic footballer Patrick McCourt will contest the charge of sexual assault that he is facing in December.
The 38-year-old of Wheatfield Court in Muff Co Donegal faces one charge of sexual assault that was said to have occurred on January 30 this year.
At a sitting of Derry Magistrates Court a defence barrister said that he would be making several submissions ahead of the contest date.
A date was fixed for the hearing for December 22 and the case will be reviewed next week.