Sexual assault charges against Reading's on-loan Chelsea forward, Lucas Piazon, have been dropped.
A warrant was issued for the now 22-year-old in October last year after allegations were made in the wake of the Pan-Am Games tournament in Canada.
But a statement by the player's counsel on Tuesday said the charges had been dropped.
Brian Greenspan and Robin McKechney said an "unsupportable and irresponsible allegation" had been made which had "unfairly tarnished" the Brazilian.
The statement added:...