Wigan Athletic winger Charles N'Zogbia has reportedly been arrested on suspicion of fraud by false representation.
The 23-year-old is reported to have been arrested over allegations that someone else completed the written part of his driving test.
N'Zogbia was at the test centre when he was approached by an officer from Greater Manchester.
The Frenchman has been released on police bail until June 3.
A Greater Manchester Police spokeswoman confirmed:"At about 8.30am on Wednesday April 21 2010, police working alongside the Driving Standards Agency arrested a 23-year-old man at Sale driving test centre on suspicion of fraud by false representation.
"The man has been bailed until June 3, 2010 pending further inquiries."