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UK: Pair appear in court after allegedly threatening Mesut Ozil bodyguard

United Kingdom, London
September 06, 2019 at 14:55 GMT +00:00 · Published

Two men were summoned to Highbury Corner Magistrates Court in London on Friday after they were accused on abusing and theatening Arsenal star Mesut Ozil's security entourage outside the midfielder's Highgate mansion.

Ferhat Ercun and Salaman Ekinci, both 27, were reportedly arrested after the alleged altercation. The pair denied acting aggressively towards the bodyguard in question, Kemil Sezer, on August 8.

The incident allegedly took place two weeks after the German and his Arsenal teammate Sead Kolasinac were the subject of an attempted car-jacking, which went viral on social media after footage emerged of Kolasinac fighting off the assailants.

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Two men were summoned to Highbury Corner Magistrates Court in London on Friday after they were accused on abusing and theatening Arsenal star Mesut Ozil's security entourage outside the midfielder's Highgate mansion.

Ferhat Ercun and Salaman Ekinci, both 27, were reportedly arrested after the alleged altercation. The pair denied acting aggressively towards the bodyguard in question, Kemil Sezer, on August 8.

The incident allegedly took place two weeks after the German and his Arsenal teammate Sead Kolasinac were the subject of an attempted car-jacking, which went viral on social media after footage emerged of Kolasinac fighting off the assailants.

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