John Mensah's wife files for divorce

The wife of the Ghanaian defender wants to break up their marriage over alleged infidelity and neglect of parental responsibilities

Black Stars general skipper John Mensah is scheduled to appear before an Accra High Court over a divorce case initiated by his wife Henrietta.

According to Footy-ghana, Henrietta’s decision was informed by alleged infidelity on Mensah’s part. The couple has been married for over a decade with four children.

The report said Justice Doris Bempong is the presiding judge over the case which was called on Monday. The defender was not present in court, but his wife was hence the case was adjourned to a later date.

The central defender also stands accused by Henrietta of having neglected his parental responsibilities leaving the upkeep of their kids to her alone at their Trassacco residence.

Mensah, who was until recently the main skipper of the Black Stars, is currently clubless after Stade Rennes decided to part ways with him just six months after signing him as a free agent.