BREAKING: Premier League player caught up in Brussels Terror Attack
Norwich City have confirmed that striker Dieumerci Mbokani was at Zaventem Airport in Brussels on Tuesday morning when two blasts hit the airport in an apparent terrorist attack, but is unharmed.
The city was shaken by the attacks on the airport and a city metro station, with reports claiming at least 25 people have died in the attacks.
In a statement, the club said: “Norwich City Football Club can confirm Dieumerci Mbokani was at Zaventem Airport in Brussels at the time of this morning’s terror attacks. The on-loan Dinamo Kiev striker was unharmed but shaken by the tragic events at the airport, in which a number of people were killed or injured.
“The Club is in constant dialogue with Dieumerci, who has now returned home to be with his family. The thoughts of everyone at Norwich City are with the victims of the atrocities in Belgium today and their relatives. There will be no further statements from the Club or Dieumerci Mbokani at this time.”