Police have confirmed the arrest of Chipolopolo coach Milutin Sredojevic for rape accusions in South Africa.
As reported here on Futaa several months ago, the coach known as “Micho” allegedly escaped a rape charge in South Africa after leaving Orlando Pirates post to join Egypt’s Zamalek.
The Serbian coach has since been apprehended by police in Zambia, before he was released on R10 000 bail.
South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) confirmed the details of Sredojevic's arrest via a press statement.
“Zambian national football team coach, Milutin Sredojevic (51), appeared at the New Brighton Magistrate’s Court on sexual assault charges earlier today (Friday).
“It is alleged that earlier this week on Monday 07 December during the Cosafa Games in Port Elizabeth a 39-year-old woman was delivering coffee at the Wolfson Stadium when she asked Sredojevic if he would need sugar with his coffee. He allegedly said no and disclosed that he needed another type of sugar while pointing at her private parts.
“It is alleged that the lady complained to her boss who in turned warned Sredojevic not to do it again.
“Later on that day the lady went to deliver coffee again at the same stadium and this time Sredojevic allegedly touched her buttocks.
“He was granted R10 000 bail and his next court appearance will be on 25 February 2021,” ended the brief.