Spurs midfielder Dele Alli was held at knifepoint during burglary.



Tottenham and England superstar Dele Alli was held at knifepoint during a burglary on Wednesday morning. According to BBC Sport, two men broke into the 24-year-old's house in north London, where he was self-isolating with his brother and their respective partners due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Spurs midfield ace was threatened and hit during the incident and sustained minor injuries on his face. It is believed Alli has handed CCTV footage to the police, and an investigation will follow suit.


"Thank you for all the messages. Horrible experience but we're all okay now. Appreciate the support," Alli posted on Twitter on Wednesday night. Spurs added: "We have been offering our support to Dele and those isolating with him. We encourage anyone with any information to help the police with their investigation to come forward."


More: Tottenham Hotspur Have Ruled Out Tanguy Ndombele Sale. A Metropolitan Police statement said: "Police were called at approximately 00:35 BST on Wednesday, 13 May to reports of a robbery at a residential address. "Two males gained entry to the property and stole items of jewellery, including watches, before fleeing. "Two male occupants at the property suffered minor facial injuries after being assaulted. They did not require hospital treatment. "There have been no arrests. Enquiries into the circumstances continue."


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