The brothers of Manchester United’s Marcus Rashford and Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold have been attacked at gunpoint in Manchester on Saturday morning.
Rashford’s brother Dane and Alexander-Arnold’s brother Tyler are stated to have been attacked by a gang who have been brandishing a shotgun, machete and baseball bat.
In keeping with The Mail, the pair, alongside a 3rd sufferer, have been taken to Manchester Royal Infirmary following the incident, however nobody has been reported as being severely injured.
The pair handle their respective brothers’ enterprise pursuits off the sector and have been stated to be on their strategy to watching Liverpool’s win over Brighton when the incident occurred. They have been additionally set to attend Manchester United’s victory over Tottenham on Sunday, the place Rashford scored the profitable aim within the first half.
Alexander-Arnold’s brother had his Vary Rover stolen, while a pockets and a watch have been additionally stolen throughout the assault. Police have since confirmed that six folks have been arrested for questioning in reference to the theft.
Superintendent Mark Dexter of Larger Manchester police stated of the incident: “Fortunately nobody was severely injured however the victims have been left understandably shaken following this incident.
“It’s because of the swift motion of our officers that we now have six males in custody however this investigation remains to be very a lot ongoing and officers can be within the space in the present day persevering with with inquiries.
“We’re significantly eager to listen to from anybody who noticed what occurred or anybody with dashcam footage of the BMW or Vary Rover across the time of the incident.”