"CCTV footage shows, in my view, the extent of her intoxication when she stumbled into your friend. As the jury have found, she was in no condition to have sexual intercourse. When you arrived at the hotel, you must have realised that. You have thrown away the successful career in which you were involved"

Judge Merfyn Hughes as he sentenced Wales and Sheffield United striker Ched Evans to five years in prison for rape. His co-defendant, and Port Vale defender, Clayton McDonald was cleared.