Angel Di Maria suddenly left the court 57 minutes into the game that Paris Saint-Germain He was playing against Nantes in the Parc des Princes, upon learning that he was the victim of a robbery at his home, with his family present.
A few moments before, the Brazilian Leonardo, sports director of the Parisian institution, descended through the stalls to communicate the news to the Argentine coach Mauricio Pochettino, who ordered the variation immediately.
Pochettino commented on the event to his player while accompanying him to the locker room. According L’Equipe, the footballer acknowledged at the end of the clash that his home had been assaulted.
Fideo, born in Rosario on February 14, 1988, signed a few days ago the extension of his contract at PSG until June 30, 2022, which he arrived in 2015 from Manchester United.
In PSG he has played 249 games so far, with 87 goals and 104 assists. He also achieved four French League championships and three French Cups.
Di María came to European football from Rosario Central in 2007, when he signed for Portuguese Benfica. There he spent three seasons before making the leap to Real Madrid, where he spent four years crowned with a UEFA Champions League (2014).
Real Madrid then transferred him for 75 million euros to Manchester United, where he had a discreet step. In 2015, PSG disbursed 63 million euros for its services.
With the Argentine National Team, he played 104 international matches and scored 20 goals. His main achievement was the world runner-up in 2014.