A Madrid courtroom has sentenced Bayern Munich defender Lucas Hernandez to 6 months in prison for disobeying a restraining order following a 2017 conviction of home violence in opposition to his spouse.
A courtroom doc launched on Wednesday mentioned Hernandez, 25, had been denied an enchantment by a felony courtroom in Madrid in opposition to a earlier suspended prison sentence for defying the restraining order.
The doc mentioned the France worldwide had been denied the enchantment as he had been given two earlier felony sentences, each regarding the February 2017 incident.
Bayern and Hernandez’s representatives didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark from Reuters.
He has been ordered to attend courtroom in Madrid on Oct. 19, from which he has 10 days to voluntarily enter prison.
Hernandez has appealed in opposition to the most recent order.
He was sentenced to 31 days group service for assaulting his then girlfriend and now spouse in February 2017, when he performed for Atletico Madrid.
He was additionally given a restraining order stopping him from being inside 500 metres of his associate, who was additionally given 31 days group service for violence, assault and harm to property.
Hernandez was arrested in June 2017 for defying the restraining order after touchdown in Madrid alongside together with his spouse following their marriage and honeymoon.
Hernandez made his skilled debut for Atletico in 2014 earlier than becoming a member of Bayern in 2019 for €80 million. He has made 29 appearances for France, profitable the 2018 World Cup and lifting the 2021 UEFA Nations League trophy on Sunday.