Monday, January 21, 2013
TOGOLESE NATIONAL TEAM ROBBED AT ONGOING AFCON 2013
The Hawks of Togo were allegedly robbed shortly after their arrival in South Africa to participate in the 2013 Africa Nations Cup.
According to insiders some personal belongings as well as some cash disappeared from the rooms of some players, as mentioned by Emmanuel Adebayor who spoke to newsmen on Saturday at their Sun City hotel.
While the exact circumstances of the incident have not yet been disclosed, Togo admitted being in relation with the police.
It will be recalled that the Togolese national team were attacked by gunmen on their way to Angola for the Africa cup of Nations in 2010
Togo will face the Ivory Coast on Tuesday at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium in Rustenburg for their first match in Group D.