Paul Pogba’s older brother, who can be suspected of intimidating the participant’s agent, is being offered this Saturday to the investigating decide.
Paul Pogba’s older brother, Mathias Pogba, and 4 males seem earlier than the investigating decide on Saturday”to examine them outAs a part of an investigation into the extortion of cash denounced by the blues star, AFP reveals a judicial supply.
Matthias Pogba, 32, who himself went to the investigation division on Wednesday, admitted that it was the initiative of the video clip threatening Paul Pogba on August 27. The opposite 4 defendants, kinfolk of the Pogba brothers aged between 27 and 36, have been detained since Tuesday and Wednesday on the headquarters of the Central Workplace for Combating Organized Crime (Oklko). They’re all kinfolk of the Pogba brothers.
No particulars have been offered about their function on this astonishing case that shook the world of soccer two months earlier than the World Cup in Qatar. Within the mysterious video of Mathias Pogba, which highlights the extortion of which Paul Pogba claims to be a sufferer, the elder promised “detectionon his youthful brother.
Stress on the participant’s agent?
in keeping with Parisian Matthias Pogba can be suspected of lobbying the agent of his brother, lawyer Rafaela Pimenta. He was going to ship her threatening letters, particularly to attempt to persuade Paul Pogba to pay the quantity demanded by the blackmailers. The officer filed a criticism withExtortion of organized gangsA judicial supply confirmed to AFP. “The information which have been denounced are taken under consideration within the context of the continuing judicial investigation.This supply.
Within the first hours of his police custody, Matthias Pogba’s lawyer, I Yassin Bozrou, confirmed that his consumer had questioned him”Firmly any participation in kidnapping and extortion with a weapon can be his brother Paul Pogba the sufferer.“.
‘Unusual about any blackmail maneuver’
The Juventus participant filed a criticism with the Public Prosecutor’s Workplace in Turin (Italy) on July 16, denouncing the extortion amounting to €13 million between March and July 2022. The Paris Public Prosecutor’s Workplace had opened a preliminary investigation after which the Info Court docket on September 2. Particularly, extortion with a weapon, kidnapping or kidnapping in an organized gang and participation in a prison affiliation.
The star of the France crew, Paul Pogba, mentioned throughout his first listening to earlier than investigators, that he was trapped by childhood pals and two masked males, armed with assault rifles, accusing him of not serving to them financially. A supply conversant in the matter confirmed to AFP. He was going to demand 13 million euros and say he paid 100,000 euros.
The 29-year-old midfielder, nicknamed “ThedecideHe then claimed that he acknowledged his older brother Matthias among the many suspects. Nonetheless, it was estimated, throughout one other listening to, that Matthias was “underneath stress” from individuals desirous to extract cash from him. In an announcement issued final week, Matthias Pogba claimed it is a “Completely alien to any blackmail maneuver in opposition to his brother Paul Pogba“.