Joao Cancelo of Manchester City claims he was injured in a robbery.
Joao Cancelo, a full-back for Manchester City and Portugal.
“Unfortunately, four cowards assaulted me today, injuring me and attempting to injure my family. This is what happens when you exhibit resistance. They were able to take all of my jewelry and leave me with this condition on my face “On his Instagram story, the 27-year-old wrote.
“After overcoming so many challenges in my life, this is only another,” he continued.
Joao Cancelo injured in a robbery.
Manchester City announced in a statement that the incident has left them “shocked and outraged.” And that the player is cooperating with the police investigation.
Cancelo, who also joined Manchester City from Juventus in 2019. Has been a key component of the club’s strong start to the Premier League season.
Pep Guardiola’s side beat Brentford 1-0 in the 16th minute due to a Phil Foden goal.
Manchester City currently leads the points table after 20 games, with 16 victories. Two ties, and the same number of losses.