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PSG defender Serge Aurier sentenced to jail for police assault

26 September 2016, 17:20

Paris - Paris Saint-Germain defender Serge Aurier was sentenced to two months in jail on Monday for assaulting a police officer following an incident outside a Paris night club in May.

Also read: Detention order on Aurier extended by police

The court also ordered the Ivory Coast international to pay 600 euros ($674) in damages and interest as well as 1,500 euros in court costs.

However, the court did not impose an order for immediate incarceration and allowed Aurier to walk free pending a possible appeal. It means full-back Aurier could play for PSG in their Champions League tie against Ludogorets in Bulgaria on Wednesday.

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