The accused national player had denied the allegations. His defense lawyer Kurt Jelinek has been informed that the proceedings have been terminated. “I confirmed that the Salzburg public prosecutor’s office, after carefully examining the facts of the matter, brought all allegations against my clients to a halt,” Jelinek told APA on Monday. He did not provide any further details.
According to the complaint of the 26-year-old from Salzburg, the national soccer player allegedly raped her on the night of January 4, 2020 in an apartment in Salzburg that contained several people. As a result, a preliminary investigation was launched against the footballer on suspicion of rape.