Dani Alves will go before a judge after he was arrested, accused of sexually abusing a woman in Spain.
The alleged act took place on December 31 at a nightclub in Barcelona police told The Associated Press.
Dani Alves, 39, is Brazil’s second-most-capped player and has played for Barcelona, Juventus and PSG. Alves will now go before a judge, who will decide on the charges.
The charge of sexual abuse in Spain can mean anything from unsolicited and unwanted sexually groping to rape. Police said they could give no detail on the case.
The 39-year-old footballer is Brazil’s second-most-capped player, having made 126 appearances for his country. Alves spent almost a decade at Barcelona from 2008 to 2016 before moving to Juventus.