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05 Aug 2015 - 11:51:12 am

Northampton Saints players apologise over 'glass smashing for fun' at pub - BBC News

A spokesman for Northampton Saints stated he couldn't remark on the certain allegations in the Facebook post, but has been aware the particular incident have been "blown out of proportion".

The club stated this didn't "condone" such behaviour yet claimed the particular incident have been "blown from proportion".

Princess Alexandra within Northampton

The Actual alleged incidents happened in the Princess Alexandra pub in the town centre

The pub has received an apology following claims Northampton Saints rugby players smashed glasses, intimidated staff and also urinated in a garden in a night out.

He stated a quantity of players were upon per night out using buddies when glasses were broken whenever a table fell over. He extra which the players tidied up the actual glass as well as the pub remained in the same state as when they arrived.

The Northampton Chronicle & Echo initial reported claims by the town's Princess Alexandra pub concerning the players' behaviour.

Some then went behind the actual bar "to argue these people should be allowed to stay simply because associated with who that they are as well as the funds spent", the actual pub said.

The pub posted details of your alleged damage about its Facebook page.

The pub has been approached with regard to further comment.

The Particular players involved within the claims have certainly not been named from the club

One neighborhood resident, who informed the particular Northampton Herald and Submit he was within the pub in the time, stated players were "having several drinks, playing drinking games, getting enjoyable as well as causing simply no problems".

Northamptonshire Police mentioned these folks were not really contacted regarding any kind of incidents.

Northampton Saints said: "Members in the squad have been for the pub and also apologised for just regarding any offence which they due to their particular behaviour.

But the newspaper mentioned somebody else had contacted these backing the actual complaints.

It claimed players smashed eyeglasses "for fun" and had been intimidating for you to female staff on Friday.

"The club will not condone any kind of behaviour similar in order to this at all, nevertheless until we now have looked at it we can't remark any kind of further."

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