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Arsenal Star Attacked By Robbers At Home

Arsenal defender Gabriel Magalhaese, who joined the club last year from Lille, was attacked by a bat wielding robber at his home in Barnet, north London.

In a CCTV footage released by Metropolitan Police, Gabriel is seen fighting off thugs wearing masks and hoods who followed him and tried to steal his Mercedes and watch.

The 23-year-old was in the company of his friend, Rodrigo Tavares from a night out when the robbers decided to follow them at home demanding the car keys and mobile phone.

In the video, Gabriel steps out of his car, raising his hands in the air, then hands over his watch and car keys to the robber.

As the attackers were leaving, the Brazilian got the chance to struck one of the robbers who was wielding a baseball bat at his face and wrestled him, until the attacker got free and ran off together with his accomplice.

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