Former Teranga Lion of Senegal star, El Hadji Diouf has been arrested on suspicion of violent disorder after a brawl at a Manchester nightclub left a man with serious injuries.
Ferdinand who was Diouf's team mate in Sunderland in 2008/2009 was also interviewed by police under caution later on Sunday
following the incident at the Circle Club. The 27-year-old QPR defender
was not arrested.
Diouf had arrived at 3am with wife Valerie and is thought to have suffered a facial wound and the Police are investigating whether a glass bottle was used in the incident.
Liverpool, Bolton and Blackburn forward was bailed until May
Diouf now plays for Doncaster, who were relegated
from the Championship on Saturday afternoon.