Manchester United defender Victor Lindelof was reportedly an aged lady’s hero as he caught a thief who ‘stole her bag’ in Sweden.
It’s has been claimed the Crimson Devils ace was strolling together with his spouse, Maja, within the metropolis of Vasteras when a person on a motorcycle robbed a lady believed to be in her 90s at round 10.30am on Monday.
Swedish outlet Sportbladet say Lindelof chased the person down and retrieved the purse.
He’s stated to have held the alleged assailant, who’s in his mid-30s, till police arrived on the scene 5 minutes later.
A police assertion learn: “The police wish to thank the witness for a fast and smart intervention made to revive the plaintiff’s property.”
A Man United supply informed the paper: “He ran after the thief and received the bag again with out utilizing any violence.
“Victor believes he was simply doing what anyone would have executed in that scenario.”
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The person faces prices of aggravated theft and minor drug offences, however was launched from custody.
Lindelof is presently holidaying in Vasteras, his residence city, together with his household.
The 26-year-old, a £31million arrival from Benfica in 2017, made 47 appearances final season as United completed third within the Premier League and reached the Europa League, FA Cup and Carabao Cup semi-finals.