Grealish has been at Vil la since he was six years old and is tipped for big things : PA: Press Association
Grealish had recorded a video to say: “To help save lives you must stay at home. And always remember to stay at least two meters apart. This is urgent. Protect the NHS. ”
In a separate clip, Grealish revealed to fan Matt Dockray, who has been in hospital with the virus, that he himself had “not been feeling too good”.
He told Matt: “Stay safe, pal.”
A woman in the flats said: “I didn’t believe it was Jack at first because I’d just watched him talking on social media. I’m a Villa fan but this is hypocrisy at its finest.
“Jack told us all to stay indoors then did exactly the opposite by embarking on a session around his mate’s house.
“What he was doing with his car at 8am I have no idea. I think he’s got a lot of difficult questions coming his way. ”
West Midlands Police confirmed two vehicles were hit but residents say it was more.
The force said: “We were called just before 20 am to reports that a Range Rover had crashed into two parked cars.
“The driver left his details with a member of the public before leaving on foot and will be spoken to by police in due course.
Minor damage was caused to the parked vehicles. Anyone with information has been asked to get in touch. ”
Grealish has played seven times for England under – 30 s and is tipped to be in Gareth Southgate’s next senior squad.
In , he was caught on video inhaling nitrous oxide. He was once seen passed out in the street in Tenerife.
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Villa officials were frantically trying to contact him last night.
A pal said: “Jack has suddenly become very elusive to track down. Everyone is trying to get hold of him. ”
The Sun approached Villa and the star’s agent for comment.
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