Barcelona's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang assaulted by armed gang at residence

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was assaulted as an armed gang outfitted with iron bars focused the Barcelona striker’s residence on Monday, sources have confirmed to ESPN.

Aubameyang and his spouse had been handcuffed and tied up for a sustained interval all by the housebreaking, although membership sources say neither suffered any critical accidents.

The thieves broke into Aubameyang’s residence simply outdoors of Barcelona in Castelldefels, the place he lives collectively with his confederate and two kids, inside the early hours of Monday morning.

the residence is about 200 metres away from the properties nonetheless owned by ex-Barca stars Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez, who each use private safety corporations to safeguard their properties.

Aubameyang, 33, had simply returned residence from Barca’s 4-zero win in the direction of exact Valladolid on Sunday, the place he was an unused substitute.

Sources confirmed the gang pressured him to open a safe which contained jewelry, amongst completely different costly objects, which they took.

The gang have not but been caught, primarily based on police sources.

simply final week, Aubameyang’s teammate Robert Lewandowski had his watch, worth €70,000, stolen from his car as he arrived for teaching at Barca’s Ciutat Esportiva base.