Aminata Diallo arrested as part of investigation into attack on team-mates

Aminata Diallo, A Paris St-Germain’s women’s team midfielder was arrested by French police as part of an investigation into an attack on team-mates on 4 November.

 

The 26 years old was arrested on Wednesday morning following an attack on team-mates Kheira Hamraoui. 

The France international had played in PSG’s 4-0 win over Real Madrid in the Women’s Champions League on Tuesday.

In a statement, the club said they were working with police “to shed light on the facts”.

As well as strongly condemning “the violence committed”, the club also added they had “taken all the necessary measures to guarantee the health, well-being and safety of players” since the attack took place.

Reports in France suggest that one assaulted player was Kheira Hamraoui, who was allegedly dragged out of her car by two masked individuals who beat her legs.