London, July 13
Tottenham have confirmed the loss of life of defender Serge Aurier’s youthful brother, who media stories in France say was fatally shot on Monday.
According to the French stories, 26-year-old Christopher Aurier was shot close to a bar at 5 am (0300 GMT) within the southern metropolis of Toulouse and there have been no arrests.
Tottenham stated on its web site that it was “deeply saddened to confirm media reports” of the loss of life, however didn’t give a trigger.
“We are supporting Serge at this difficult time and we ask that the privacy of the player and his family is respected,” the Premier League group stated.
“Everybody on the membership sends their sincerest condolences to Serge and his household.
Our ideas are with all of them.” Serge Aurier, a 27-year-old proper again, beforehand performed for Toulouse. The Ivory Coast worldwide joined Tottenham in the summertime of 2017 from Paris Saint-Germain.
He represented his nation on the 2014 World Cup. AP