Sunderland AFC star given driving ban for speeding

Sunderland defender Patrick Van Aanholt has been banned from driving.

Friday, 16th December 2016, 4:07 pm
Updated Saturday, 17th December 2016, 9:06 am
Patrick Van Aanholt.

The Black Cats ace was clocked speeding in Gateshead on February 2.

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The Dutch international, of Darras Road, Ponteland, did not appear at Gateshead Magistrates' Court and was dealt with in his absence.

He was banned from driving for six months, fined £150 and ordered to pay £85 in costs and a £20 victim surcharge.