Family of Tottenham defender ‘Jan Vertonghen’ held at knifepoint during house burglary

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 23: Jan Vertonghen of Tottenham Hotspur during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Brighton & Hove Albion at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on April 23, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Tottenham Hotspur FC/Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty Images)

Investigations are ongoing after Jan Vertonghen’s family was held at knifepoint by burglars at their home in London.

The incident occurred on the 10th of March approximately at 7:49pm.

At the time of the incident, Vertonghen was in Germany as Tottenham was playing their Champions League last 16 tie against RB Leipzig.

No one was injured during the incident.

-Sam Fitzsimons