Reece James’ 2021 Champions League winners’ medal was stolen through the break-in.© AFP
Reece James revealed on Thursday that burglars broke into his home and stole his Champions League winners’ medal whereas he was enjoying for Chelsea in a European tie this week. The best-back, who featured for the Blues of their 1-0 win towards Zenit St Petersburg on Tuesday, confirmed that his Champions League and Tremendous Cup winners’ medals and Euro 2020 runners-up medal with England had been taken. “On the night of the 14th of September 2021 once I was enjoying for my membership within the return of the Champions League, a gaggle of cowardly robbers broke into my home,” he posted on Instagram.
“They managed to collectively elevate a heavy secure containing some private objects of mine into their automotive.”
James, who was a part of the Chelsea crew that beat Manchester Metropolis within the Champions League ultimate in Might, put up 4 video clips of the intruders on Instagram.
The 21-year-old defender stated these investigating the crime have been “closing in” on the perpetrators.
“These medals have been gained representing Chelsea and England — honours that may by no means be taken away from me whether or not or not I’ve the bodily medals to show it,” he stated.
“However, I’m interesting to all my Chelsea and England followers to assist determine and switch in these low-life people who won’t ever be capable of relaxation straightforward because the proof is mounting towards them.
“Fortunately, nobody was current through the break-in,” he added.
“However I wish to let all of you realize I’m secure and effectively. I actually do admire having the platform to inform you all about my misfortune and I hope collectively we will catch these people and ship justice the place it’s due.”
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