French prosecutors have launched an investigation right into a theft on the house of Angel Di Maria after thieves broke in whereas the Argentina winger was taking part in for Paris Saint-Germain.
Nanterre prosecutor’s workplace secretary common Marion Chalaux informed The Related Press on Monday that the investigation is being dealt with by a particular police unit coping with armed robberies and severe burglaries. The unit was already answerable for inquiries into comparable instances linked to PSG gamers Mauro Icardi and Sergio Ricco, whose homes had been additionally burgled throughout matches this yr.
Chalaux stated intruders managed to sneak into Di Maria’s house within the posh Parisian suburb of Neuilly-sur-Seine on Sunday with out being seen. In response to L’Equipe newspaper, the thieves took watches and jewellery from a protected for an estimated lack of greater than 500,000 euros ($597,000). Chalaux couldn’t affirm the worth.
Across the similar time, one other group of intruders broke into the house of PSG captain Marquinhos’ household, in accordance with French media studies. Le Parisen newspaper stated Marquinhos’ father was briefly detained whereas thieves searched the home within the city of Chatou and robbed luxurious baggage, jewellery, varied different gadgets and a couple of,000 euros ($2,385) in money.
The newspaper stated two youngsters had been current in the home and that the three victims had been locked in a room. In response to L’Équipe, Marquinhos’s father was hit a number of occasions within the face and chest. The Yvelines prosecutor’s workplace couldn’t instantly affirm the studies.
Di Maria was substituted in the course of the second half of PSG’s 2-1 loss to Nantes after membership officers had been made conscious of the incident. Across the hour mark, PSG coach Mauricio Pochettino left the sector for just a few moments following an earlier dialogue with sporting director Leonardo, who was on his cellular phone. Pochettino then accompanied Di Maria again to the locker room together with his arm round him.
A number of years in the past when he was taking part in for Manchester United within the Premier League, Di Maria had been the sufferer of an tried housebreaking whereas at his house, however the alarm sounded earlier than guests bought inside.