The France and Paris Saint-German Women’s star is arrested for ‘hiring two men to attack a teammate with an iron bar’ to injure the midfielder because she is rival for the same position for the club and the country
- PSG female footballer Aminata Diallo was driving her teammate Kheira Hamraoui home on November 4.
- According to L’Equipe, two masked men armed with iron bars pulled Hamraoui out of the car and attacked her.
- One of the men reportedly hit Hamraoui on the legs several times; the attack lasted a few minutes.
- Hamraoui was later taken to hospital, where she received stitches on her legs and hands.
Paris Saint-Germain female midfielder Aminata Diallo was arrested after allegedly hiring two men to attack and injure her teammate Kheira Hamraoui.
Diallo and Hamraoui, who are also France’s international teammates, play in midfield and compete directly with each other. Diallo is believed to have organized the attack to knock out his teammate.
The attack occurred on November 4 when Diallo, 26, was driving Hamraoui, 31, home.
According to L’Equipe, two masked men armed with iron bars pulled Hamraoui out of the car and attacked her. One of the men reportedly hit Hamraoui on the legs several times. The attack lasted a few minutes before both men fled.
Hamraoui was later taken to hospital, where she received stitches on her legs and hands. He was unable to participate in PSG’s Champions League match with Real Madrid on Tuesday. Diallo started the game.
The club has confirmed that Diallo has been detained. In a statement, they said: ‘Paris Saint-Germain takes note of the police custody this morning of Aminata Diallo by the SRPJ of Versailles as part of the open procedure following an attack last Thursday night against club players.
Paris Saint-Germain strongly condemns the violence committed. Since the afternoon of Thursday, November 4, the club has taken all the necessary measures to guarantee the health, well-being and safety of its players.
‘Paris Saint-Germain is working with Versailles SRPJ to shed light on the facts. The club is attentive to the progress of the procedure and will study the follow-up that will be given. ‘
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Paris Saint-Germain female midfielder Aminata Diallo (left) was arrested after allegedly hiring two men to attack and injure her teammate Kheira Hamraou (right).