Nigerian soccer star, Ahmed Musa has described reports that he assaulted his wife as false and a cheap effort to paint him bad.
action after his agent described reports that he was arrested for
beating up his wife on her birthday as “inaccurate”.
last summer from CSKA Moscow for £16m, was questioned by Leicestershire
police in the early hours of Wednesday morning after they were called to
a disturbance at his home in Countesthorpe.
reports of the 24-year-old’s arrest hours after he had wished his wife
Jamila happy birthday on Instagram had been exaggerated.
witnesses in the house and have since closed the matter with no further
action whatsoever as there is no case to answer. No charges were brought
against Musa or his wife.
however, Musa did not at any point hit his wife nor was he attacked by
her. It was a mere domestic issue which has now been resolved and they
are now talking again.”
doesn’t drink or smoke, doesn’t party and has never been in trouble with
the police all his life. He couldn’t harm a fly.”
incident and has been in touch with his legal representatives to discuss
potential action. A statement from Leicester on Thursday said that Musa
would be asked to explain what happened when he is due back in for
training on Friday.
with a police inquiry relating to a disturbance in the early hours of
this morning,” read the statement. “The inquiry has since been
closed and no further action is to be taken. We see no reason for formal
action internally, though Ahmed will be given the opportunity to
discuss the matter with football management when the squad returns to
training on Friday.”
3-0 defeat to Manchester United on 5 February having fallen down the
pecking order under new manager Craig Shakespeare.