Final week, two stars of French girls’s soccer—Aminata Diallo and Kheira Hamraoui—have been in the identical automobile touring dwelling from a workforce dinner when a bunch of masked males reportedly dragged them each out of the automobile and clobbered Hamraoui’s legs and fingers with metallic bars.
Together with her teammate in hospital, Diallo took Hamraoui’s place within the Paris St.-Germain beginning lineup on Tuesday as they performed towards Actual Madrid in a status Champions League match.
Sooner or later later, Diallo was arrested by Paris police in reference to final week’s assault.
The stunning growth was announced in a statement from PSG on Wednesday, with France’s high workforce writing: “Paris Saint-Germain can verify that Aminata Diallo was taken into custody this morning by the Versailles Regional Police Service as a part of the proceedings opened following an assault on the Membership’s gamers final Thursday night.”
It added: “Paris Saint-Germain condemns within the strongest attainable phrases the violence dedicated… Paris Saint-Germain is working with the Versailles Police to make clear the details. The Membership is paying shut consideration to the progress of the proceedings and can research what motion to take.”
France’s most revered sports activities newspaper, L’Equipe, reported that Diallo is suspected of playing a part in hiring two masked males to tug Hamraoui out of her automobile and assault her in an try and take her out of motion. The 2 French nationwide workforce gamers each play in midfield for PSG.
On the evening of the assault, Hamraoui had reportedly accepted a ride home from Diallo after the workforce dinner. Diallo was mentioned to be on the wheel when each girls have been pulled outdoors by the masked males, however Diallo was solely restrained by them, whereas Hamraoui was hammered with iron bars. The 31-year-old continues to be recovering from accidents to her legs and fingers.
Diallo performed in PSG’s 4-0 Champions League drubbing of Actual Madrid on Tuesday, however Hamraoui missed the match as a result of her accidents.