Football: Bayern Munich's Kingsley Coman cops a €5,000 fine for assaulting his ex-girlfriend

Bayern Munich's French striker Kingsley Coman warms up at the side line during the Champions League group B match between Bayern Munich and RSC Anderlecht in Munich, southern Germany, on Sept 12, 2017.
Bayern Munich's French striker Kingsley Coman warms up at the side line during the Champions League group B match between Bayern Munich and RSC Anderlecht in Munich, southern Germany, on Sept 12, 2017.PHOTO: AFP

Meaux, France (AFP) - Bayern Munich's French international winger Kingsley Coman was fined €5,000 (S$8,017) Thursday for attacking his then girlfriend last year.

Coman, 21, had pleaded guilty to the attack on model Sephora Goignan last June at her home in Magny-le-Hongre outside Paris.

The judge accepted the prosecution's request for a €5,000 fine.

Coman, who has also played for French Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint-Germain and Italian Serie A champions Juventus, and his former girlfriend were present at the hearing.