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Tottenham a confirmé la mort du frère cadet du défenseur Serge Aurier, Christopher, qui, selon les médias français, a été tué par balle lundi.Selon les rapports français, Christopher Aurier, 26 ans, a été abattu près d'un bar à 5 heures du matin (0300 GMT) dans la ville de Toulouse, dans le sud du pays, et il n'y a eu aucune arrestation. Christopher Aurier a joué pour l'équipe de France de cinquième division Toulouse Rodéo.
He went through the Lens Youth Academy like his older brother, an Ivorian international and former side back for Paris Saint-Germain, but failed to break through at the highest level.
Tottenham of the English Premier League said on his website that he was “deeply saddened to confirm media information” about the death, but did not give a cause.
“We support Serge in this difficult time and we demand that the privacy of the player and his family be respected,” said the Premier League team. “Everyone at the club sends their sincere condolences to Serge and his family. Our thoughts are with them all. ”
Serge Aurier, a 27-year-old right-back, previously played for Toulouse. The Ivorian international joined Tottenham Hostpur in the summer of 2017 from PSG.
He represented his country at the 2014 World Cup.
(FRANCE 24 with AFP and AP)