The Wales manager Ryan Giggs has been jailed on suspicion of assaulting his girlfriend, several newspapers have reported.
His spokesman said he denies all allegations of assault made against him and is collaborating with the police.
Greater, Manchester Police said a man, 46, had been arrested on suspicion of section 47 assault and section 39 common assault and spooned out pending further inquiries.
The Football Association of Wales (FAW) has cancelled a press conference planned today where Giggs was due to announce his team for upcoming international games.
A statement released on behalf of Giggs said: “He is cooperating with the police and will continue to assist them with their ongoing investigation.”
Greater Manchester Police said it was called to reports of a disturbance at an address in Worsley, Salford, just after 22:00 GMT on Sunday.
It said a woman in her 30s “sustained minor injuries but did not require any medication”.