Paris Saint-Germain ahead Angel Di Maria was the sufferer of a housebreaking throughout Sunday’s loss to Nantes, whereas robbers additionally focused the household dwelling of captain Marquinhos, the newest in a spate of thefts on the membership.
Thieves stole jewelry and watches from the home of Argentine worldwide Di Maria within the western Paris suburbs, however “there was no violence” concerned, sources advised AFP on Monday.
In line with the police’s particular anti-robbery squad, the participant’s household was dwelling on the time however “did not come throughout” the thieves, a supply near the case defined.
They “did not hear something” through the ransacking of a secure positioned upstairs within the dwelling in Neuilly, a police supply added. The worth of stolen items has but to be assessed however is alleged to be lower than 500,000 euros ($600,000).
Di Maria final week signed a one-year extension to his PSG contract till 2022. He was changed an hour into the 2-1 loss to Nantes following a dialogue between sporting director Leonardo and coach Mauricio Pochettino.
The household dwelling of Brazil worldwide Marquinhos was additionally robbed within the Paris area.
The participant’s father and two sisters have been dwelling through the break-in. A police supply mentioned the daddy was struck within the ribs by the attackers however no accidents have been sustained. A number of baggage containing valuables have been stolen, the contents of which have but to be decided.
PSG ahead Mauro Icardi was the sufferer of a break-in at his dwelling final month. Thiago Silva, Dani Alves and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting have been additionally robbed in recent times whereas taking part in for the membership.
The commotion off the sector appeared to have an effect on PSG’s gamers as Nantes dealt the French champions a seventh Ligue 1 defeat of the season.
“It isn’t an excuse however there was an uncommon drop in vitality,” Pochettino mentioned after the match. “We spoke with the gamers however not about what occurred when it comes to the soccer.”
“There are conditions outdoors the sport which should be thought of.”
Di Maria beforehand admitted that an tried theft on his household’s dwelling throughout his one 12 months at Manchester United, in 2014-15, had left him eager to go away the Premier League membership.