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Dozens of shots are fired as police spots armed attacker robbing footballer Emerson Royal at gunpoint outside a nightclub in Brazil




Tottenham defender, Emerson Royal was reportedly focused by an armed robber in Brazil within the early hours of Friday morning, June 3. 


In accordance with O Liberal, the 23-year-old had simply left a nightclub in his residence metropolis of Sao Paulo at round 3am and was taking pictures with an off-duty police officer when a person pointed a gun at him whereas demanding his belongings. 


Dozens of shots are fired as police spots armed attacker robbing footballer Emerson Royal at gunpoint?outside a nightclub in Brazil


It was gathered that an officer noticed the thief and drew his gun to open hearth at them, with Royal escaping unhurt. 


29 photographs have been reportedly fired on the assailant, one among which hit them within the again and meant they needed to be taken to a close-by hospital. 


The Spurs star’s watch and chain have been taken within the incident however recovered after the frenzied shootout. He’s stated to be shaken up by what occurred. 


Nevertheless, he was in a position to journey to the native police station together with his father and supervisor to file a report.   


Royal had been out partying together with his household and associates at The New Journeys nightclub when the attacker approached him.  


‘I used to be celebrating and on the way in which out, this complete affair occurred, which was very unhealthy,’ the participant’s father instructed Globo Esporte. ‘A horror scene certainly. I do not want that on anybody.


‘He [the policeman] went, as ordinary, with Royal to the automotive and when he realized there was a theft and the felony was pointing the gun at Emerson, on the time the felony bought distracted, the policeman began to change photographs with him. 


‘There have been round 5 – 6 individuals with him. Each went to a facet operating, dodging, as a result of they did not know the place the photographs have been coming from.’ 


Royal is presently on vacation again in his nation after his debut marketing campaign for Tottenham. The total-back moved to North London from Barcelona for £25.8million final summer time and made 41 appearances in all competitions as Spurs certified for subsequent season’s Champions League. 

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