- Advertisement -

Euro 2024: Robbed at gunpoint by Roberto Baggio

Posted by

Legendary Italian football player Roberto Baggio was robbed at gunpoint while watching his team face Spain in the ongoing Euro 2024 competition.

- Advertisement -

Around 10 p.m. local time on Thursday, approximately five armed thieves broke into Baggio’s home outside of Vicenza, according to the Italian publication Corriere dello Sport.

When the 57-year-old challenged the intruders, one of them struck him in the head with the butt of a revolver.

The robbers reportedly carried out the 40-minute attack by locking him and his family in a room while they made off with watches, jewelry, and cash.

- Advertisement -

Baggio and one of the intruders got into a “very brief” altercation.

The former football player was struck on and sustained a “deep wound.”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *