Mamelodi Sundowns Player Arrested For Drunk Driving! A 32-year-old Mamelodi Sundowns soccer player was arrested by the Gauteng Traffic Police on the N1 in Midrand over the weekend.
The player whose name has not been made public was reportedly traveling at an average speed of 180km/h in a 120km/h zone, the Gauteng community safety department said on Monday.
The soccer player was caught in his Silver Toyota Quest. He claimed that he was rushing back home in Roodepoort after dropping off a friend in Centurion‚” said the department’s spokesperson‚ Ofentse Morwane.
“He was arrested on the spot and taken to the Midrand Police Station‚ where he was formally charged with reckless driving and an alternative charge of exceeding the speed limit of 120km/h on a freeway. He has been granted bail of R1‚500 and will be appearing in the Midrand Magistrate Court soon.”