Mesut Özil was sentenced to more than 100 years in prison for the eight-man gang in the ongoing case regarding the attack against his team-mate Kolasinac in London while he was playing at Arsenal. It was stated that the robbers were sentenced to these sentences for many different robberies and attempts that took place between April 2019 and July 2020.
The gang who attacked Arsenal teammates Kolasinac and Mesut was sentenced to 100 years in prison. In the incident in London two years ago, Arsenal teammate Sead Kolasinac protected Mesut, who was the target of knife attackers after leaving a restaurant with his wife. The images of the Bosnian football player who tried to protect Mesut, who was attacked by knife robbers while he wanted to get in his vehicle, had a worldwide repercussion.
OUT OF THE VEHICLE AND PROTECTED
The Sun’daki newsAccording to the incident in July 2019, 2 people on motorcycles were football players in the Golders Green district in the north of London. Mesut OzilAttacked the vehicle used by ‘for robbery. Ozil escaped the bladed attackers in his pursuit by entering a nearby Turkish restaurant. Sead Kolasinac, Özil’s teammate from Bosnia and Herzegovina, stood out from the vehicle and stood up against the attackers.
STAYING THE HOURS
Jordan Northover, one of the gang members who attempted to steal Mesut Özil’s watches worth 200,000 pounds sterling, confessed to the robbery and was sentenced to 18 years in prison. It was determined that the gang, who was convicted at Harrow Crown Court, committed about 20 crimes with threats with sharp objects and attempted extortion.
THERE ARE OTHER OFFENSES ALSO
Members of the eight-man gang were sentenced to more than 100 years in total. The gang members, including trying to rob Mezut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac, were sentenced for more than 100 years. It was stated that the robbers were sentenced to these sentences for many different robberies and attempts that took place between April 2019 and July 2020.