Former football coach admits six child sex offences
Barry Bennell pleaded guilty to assaulting two boys aged between 11 and 14.
Former football coach Barry Bennell has pleaded guilty to six child sex offences.
The 63-year-old entered the guilty pleas to six counts of indecent assault via video link at the beginning of his trial at Liverpool Crown Court.
The offences took place between 1988 and 1991 and relate to two complainants who were boys aged between 11 and 14 at the time.
The former Crewe Alexandra coach is charged with a total of 55 offences, including 42 counts of indecent assault, 11 counts of buggery and two counts of attempted buggery.
They relate to 12 complainants and are alleged to have happened between 1979 and 1991, when the alleged victims were boys aged between eight and 15.
A jury is expected to be sworn in for his trial on the outstanding charges on Monday.