Manchester City goalkeeper Shay Given has been fined after being caught allegedly speeding.
The 34-year-old Republic of Ireland international was stopped by police on the M56 in Manchester on 16 February.
Officers from Greater Manchester Police issued the player with a fixed penalty notice at the scene.
A spokesman for the force said: "On 16 February, 2010, police stopped a car on the M56 after it was seen driving at excess speed on the A5103."
He added: "The driver, a 34-year-old man, was given a fixed penalty notice for driving at excess speed."