Dier dodges police rap for confronting Spurs fan in stands but still faces ban

first_imgERIC DIER has escaped any criminal action for climbing up the stands to confront a fan.Police concluded their probe into the behaviour of the Tottenham and England star and decided no action will be taken.2 Spurs star Eric Dier astonished onlookers by climbing up the stand to challenge a fan2 The versatile Tottenham and England midfielder was caught up in an incident involving his brother, leftCredit: TwitterBut a month after losing his rag at the end of the FA Cup defeat to Norwich, Dier is still waiting to see if he will be hit with a playing ban.The Spurs star flipped when he saw his brother confronted by an irate fan seconds after the shootout exit to the Canaries on March 4.Dier, 26, clambered over several rows of seats towards the supporter and had to be held back by fans and stewards.FOOTAGE REVIEWEDPolice were forced to launch an investigation to see if he had committed any criminal act, but after reviewing footage and statements they have decided there is no case.The Met said: “The investigation concluded with no further action.”That will come as a welcome boost to Spurs and Dier – but the FA could yet take action.most read in footballTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battleTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’ExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidNEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by CelticWembley bosses were waiting for the police inquiry to finish before starting disciplinary proceedings.Dier revealed the coronavirus lockdown has also seen him take up gardening.He said: “We’re using wood to make the beds for vegetables, fruit, herbs as well — I’d prefer to be playing football, but it has been fun.”last_img read more

MWC 2016: Obi Worldphone unveils MV1 budget phone for young professionals

first_imgUS-based Obi Worldphone has unveiled a new budget phone at the ongoing MWC 2016 event in Barcelona, Spain. Obi Worldphone’s MV1 is a budget phone which is directed towards young professionals in emerging markets and has been priced starting at $139 for the 1GB RAM base variant. The company is also offering a 2GB RAM variant of the phone for $149.The Obi Worldphone MV1 comes with a 5-inch HD display with a 720×1280 pixels resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 processor coupled with Adreno 304 GPU. The phone comes with 16GB of internal memory which is further expandable by up to 64GB via microSD card slot.It sports an 8-megapixel camera on the rear with autofocus and LED flash along with a 2-megapixel front camera. The dualSIM phone is available in both stock Android Lollipop 5.1 and Cyanogen OS 12.1.1 variants giving users the option of two different operating systems to try out.Connectivity options include: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi direct, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, GLONASS, and Micro-USB. “What we’ve done with the Obi Worldphone from the very beginning is show that it’s possible to have a beautifully designed phone that fits into your lifestyle at an accessible price without sacrificing form and technology. You don’t have to give up style in exchange for substance. With the MV1, you can have both,” Obi Worldphone co-founder John Sculley said.last_img read more