A footballer has appeared in court charged with raping a woman in Glasgow's Merchant City.


Daly McSorley, who played for Stirling Albion, is alleged to have sexually assaulted the 24-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, on June 8 at Brunswick Street, Glasgow.

McSorley, from Hamilton, South Lanarkshire appeared from custody at Glasgow Sheriff Court yesterday.

The 22-year-old, represented by defence lawyer Matthew Berlow, made no plea or declaration and was remanded in custody.

He will appear for a full committal hearing next week.

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