Alli held at knifepoint
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli was held at knifepoint and punched after robbers broke into his house on Wednesday.
According to Sportsmail, the England midfielder was hit in the face during the ordeal which took place just after midnight on Tuesday, but did not suffer serious injury.
It was revealed that the two male culprits took various items including jewellery and watches before fleeing the scene.
Following the incident, Alli said on Twitter: “Thank you for all the messages. Horrible experience but we’re all okay now. Appreciate the support.”
A police spokesman said: “Police were called at approximately 00:35hrs on Wednesday, 13 May to reports of a robbery at a residential address in Barnet.
“Two males gained entry to the property and stole items of jewellery, including watches, before fleeing.
“One male occupant of the property, aged in his 20s, suffered a minor facial injury after being assaulted. He did not require hospital treatment.
“No arrests; enquiries into the circumstances continue.”