Manchester City’s defender Joao Cancello suffered a facial injury from thieves after robbing his home.
Cancello posted a picture on Instagram that showed a deep wound, “Unfortunately, today I was attacked by four cowards who hurt me and tried to hurt my family,” he said.”When you show resistance, this is what happens. They managed to take all my jewelry and leave me with my face in this state.”The most important thing for me is my family and luckily they are all ok.”
Manchester City, meanwhile, issued a statement condemning the incident, saying: “We are shocked and stunned that Joao Cancello and his family were robbed in their home this evening (Thursday) during which Joao was also assaulted. We support Joao and his family.” the statement said.