Premier League footballer Nile Ranger has been arrested after a man was left unconscious after he was attacked outside a pub
The victim, 33, was found outside Cosy Joes, in the Groat Market in Newcastle, with a suspected broken jaw.Newcastle striker Ranger, 20, who moved to St James' Park after he was released by Southampton three years ago, was later arrested on suspicion of assault, according to the BBC.
A Northumbria Police spokesman said: 'The injured man was unconscious and was taken to the Royal Victoria Infirmary suffering from a suspected broken jaw.
'The offender made off and police carried out a search of the area.
Newcastle United refused to comment.