Sky News: Steven Gerrard is charged with assault and affray

As the facts start to emerge over the brawl at a Southport nightclub, the nightmare intensifies for Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard as he has now been charged with assault and affray.

Gerrard was released by police late Monday night after having been arrested with five other men in an incident which left which a man with facial injuries. It is alleged that the catalyst for the fight began over the choice of music being played in the bar.

The latest Sky News report on the story can be seen here.