Livingston footballer jailed for attack

A footballer has been sent back to jail after appeal judges rejected his challenge against his conviction for a brutal attack.

Livingston FC defender Declan Gallagher. Image: TSPL

Livingston defender Declan Gallagher was sentenced to three years imprisonment last year along with co-accused hairdresser Anthony Murray for the serious assault, but was released on bail pending his appeal.

Murray was also liberated ahead of the hearing.