Eva Carneiro: Ex-Chelsea doctor appears at employment tribunal

Eva Carneiro arriving at Croydon Employment Tribunal
Eva Carneiro previously worked at the British Olympic Medical Institute, with England Women's Football and UK Athletics before joining Chelsea in 2009

Ex-Chelsea doctor Eva Carneiro has appeared at a tribunal hearing for her constructive dismissal case against the Premier League champions.

She is suing the club for constructive dismissal and breach of contract.

The preliminary hearing, held in private, took place at the London South Employment Tribunal in Croydon.

After the hearing, Mary O'Rourke QC, representing Carneiro, said no settlement had been reached and a date had been fixed for the next hearing.

There is a separate but connected legal claim against former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho for alleged discrimination.

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