A CCTV video, which was shared broadly throughout social media, exhibits Ozil and Kolašinac being approached by the masked males who had pulled alongside their car on a moped in north London.
Bosnian Kolašinac is seen leaping out of the automotive to confront each males, earlier than chasing them away.
The English Premier League membership mentioned in a press release that Ozil and Kolašinac have been each “nice” after the incident.
London’s Metropolitan Police Service launched an incident report detailing an tried theft, although it did not launch the names of the victims. It was broadly reported the attackers brandished knives, however the police would not touch upon that element.
The police assertion confirmed each driver and passenger escaped to a close-by restaurant.
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Each gamers had not too long ago returned from a four-match preseason tour within the US and are due to participate within the the annual Emirates Cup on the membership’s stadium this weekend.
Ozil has made 231 appearances for the Gunners since becoming a member of in 2013 and has represented Germany 92 instances.
In the meantime, Kolašinac has performed 72 instances for Arsenal over the past two seasons. He is identified for his powerful defending and tenacious perspective on the pitch.