Jan Vertonghen’s family was robbed at knifepoint in their home at London, while the Tottenham Hotspur defender was on Champions League duty against RB Leipzig in Germany on Tuesday night, according to report.
The report said police had confirmed that four men wearing balaclavas forced their way into the house while Vertonghen’s wife and children were inside.
“We encourage anyone who has any information to come forward to help the police with their investigation“.
The Metropolitan Police added in a statement that officers had attended a report of a burglary at a residential address in NW3 at 7:49 pm on 10 March.
“It was reported four men wearing balaclavas, armed with knives, had forced entry to the property and stolen a number of items before leaving”.
“Nobody was injured. The suspects had left the scene before officers arrived. There have been no arrests and inquiries continue.”