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23 September 2017 02:13 (South Africa)

British reporter set up dressing room intruder

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

British journalist Simon Wright has been arrested for allegedly orchestrating the England dressing room intruder incident, in which Pavlos Joseph entered the soccer team's dressing room after their match against Algeria in Cape Town. National police commissioner general Bheki Cele said at a press briefing that the incident had "involved the co-operation of a number of individuals" and that more people would be arrested. Read more: Times Live

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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