France and PSG Women star is arrested for ‘hiring two men to attack a team-mate with an iron bar’ to injure the midfielder as a result of she is a rival for the identical position for club and nation
- PSG girls’s footballer Aminata Diallo was driving team-mate Kheira Hamraoui residence on November 4
- According to L’Equipe, two masked men armed with iron bars took Hamraoui out of the automotive and attacked her
- One of the men reportedly hit Hamraoui within the legs on a number of events – the attack lasted for a couple of minutes
- Hamraoui was then taken to hospital the place she was given stitches in her legs and fingers
- Diallo began PSG’s Champions League recreation with Real Madrid on Tuesday whereas Hamraoui, 31, was unable to participate
- PSG have confirmed that Diallo, 26, has been taken into custody
By Kathryn Batte For Mailonline
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Paris Saint-Germain Women midfielder Aminata Diallo has been arrested after allegedly hiring two men to attack and injure team-mate Kheira Hamraoui.
Diallo and Hamraoui, who’re additionally worldwide team-mates for France, each play in midfield and are in direct competitors with one another. It is believed Diallo organised the attack to put her team-mate out of motion.
The attack occurred on November 4 when Diallo, 26, was driving Hamraoui, 31, residence from a staff meal organised for the gamers at a restaurant.
According to L’Equipe, two masked men armed with iron bars took Hamraoui out of the automotive and attacked her. One of the men reportedly hit Hamraoui within the legs on a number of events. The attack lasted for a couple of minutes earlier than each men fled.
Hamraoui was then taken to hospital the place she was given stitches in her legs and fingers. She was unable to participate in PSG’s Champions League recreation with Real Madrid on Tuesday. Diallo began the match.
The club have confirmed Diallo has been taken into custody. In a assertion, they mentioned: ‘Paris Saint-Germain takes note of the police custody this morning of Aminata Diallo by the Versailles SRPJ as part of the procedure opened following an assault on Thursday last night against club players.
‘Paris Saint-Germain strongly condemns the violence committed. Since Thursday evening November 4, the club has taken all the necessary measures to guarantee the health, well-being and safety of its players.
Paris Saint-Germain Women midfielder Aminata Diallo (left) has been arrested after allegedly hiring two men to attack and injure team-mate Kheira Hamraoui (right)
It’s believed Diallo (left) organised the attack to put team-mate Hamraoui (right) out of action
The attack happened on November 4 when Diallo (far-left) was driving France and PSG team-mate Hamraoui (second-right) home
Hamraoui joined PSG in the summer after leaving Champions League winners Barcelona
‘Paris Saint-Germain is working with the Versailles SRPJ to shed light on the facts. The club is attentive to the progress of the procedure and will study the follow-up to be given to it.’
The information comes simply days earlier than PSG’s enormous prime of the desk conflict with Lyon on Sunday.
Both groups are degree on 21 factors after seven video games. PSG ended Lyon’s 14-year reign on the prime of Division 1 by profitable the title final season and additionally knocked them out of the Champions League on the quarter-final stage. Lyon had gained the European competitors 5 years in a row.
Hamraoui joined PSG in the summertime after leaving Champions League winners Barcelona.
She was re-called to the France squad after a two-year absence for their 2023 World Cup qualifying matches final month however had to withdraw due to a calf harm, with Diallo known as up in her place.
However, Diallo didn’t characteristic in both of France’s video games in opposition to Estonia or Kazakhstan.
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