Reece James mentioned thieves broke into his house and stole his Champions League winner’s medal whereas he was taking part in for Chelsea on Tuesday.
The England worldwide on Thursday posted a video displaying 4 folks apparently coming into by the gates of his property, and he appealed for assist to determine the culprits, writing on Instagram that there have been already “agency leads.”
“They managed to collectively carry a heavy protected containing some private objects of mine into their automotive,” James mentioned.
He mentioned contained in the protected have been his Champions League winner’s medal and UEFA Tremendous Cup winner’s medal earned with Chelsea this 12 months. Additionally inside was a runner-up medal from this 12 months’s European Championship with England.
James mentioned there was nobody in his home through the break-in, which befell whereas he performed in a Champions League recreation towards Zenit St. Petersburg that Chelsea received 1-0 at Stamford Bridge.
“I’m interesting to all my Chelsea and England followers to assist determine and switch in these low life people who won’t ever have the ability to relaxation simple because the proof is mounting towards them,” James mentioned. “The police, my advisers and Chelsea FC (and plenty of others) are all behind me as we have now agency leads on who the perpetrators are. We’re closing in on them.”
The 21-year-old James mentioned he was “protected and properly.”