Masked robbers stormed into the home of Manchester United star Tahith Chong and held him down with knife points as they stole thousands of pounds’ worth of belongings
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Manchester United Player safety was stabbed by a masked gang after the emergence of Tahith Chong in a horrific 3am raid.
Chong, 22, is one of four United players to have been burgled this year.
Three intruders broke into the Dutchman’s home in Sale and held knives to his throat. watches and designer clothing.
They then demanded that Chong, who is on loan in Birmingham, hand over jewelry, watches and designer clothes.
After news of the January raid broke over the weekend, he said: “As chilling as the article sounds, I’m fine.”
The nanny locked the boys in a room during what Pogba called “our worst nightmare”.
Defense attorney Victor Lindelof’s wife, Maja, took the same desperate action with their two children during a January raid while her husband was playing.
Days earlier, crooks stole £100,000 worth of clothing and jewelery from Jesse Lingard’s home.
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A fifth Manchester player, City full-back Joao Cancelo, was attacked in December while trying to fend off attackers.
United declined to comment on the Chong raid but are said to be working with other clubs on ways to tackle the crooks.
Stars like Marcus Rashford have bought guard dogs, while others use special forces veterans for security.
A United source said: “We are working with our players to review and reinforce security around their homes.”
Interim boss Ralf Rangnick said: “The club will talk to the players about what measures can be taken to increase security.”
Greater Manchester Police were asked for comments.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/manchester-united-improve-security-after-26568144 Manchester United are looking to improve security after 4 players were robbed including one stabbed