Kovacevic, out of danger after suffering a shooting in Athens

first_imgAccording to police, the exdelantero, 46, He was attacked after leaving his home in the neighborhood of Gyfada, Athens, by two men that were waiting for him aboard a Smart from which the Serbian was shot. The car used in the attack was found burned a few kilometers from the old airport of Athens. Kovacevic, which resides between Belgrade Y AthensHe hung up his boots at Olympiacos in 2009 and worked as a sports director for the Olympiacos before arriving at the Serbian football federation. As a footballer he played 284 matches in the txuri-urdin team divided into two stages. The first from 1996 to 1999 and the second from 2001 to 2007. The former player of the Royal Society Darko Kovacevic has been shot this Tuesday in Athens. The Serbian, who was attacked by two men, was shot and managed to avoid the bullet. His life is not in danger. Kovacevic has been in a health center in Voula for the knee and wrist injury as a result of the fall to the ground and the strong emotional shock. Vasilis Tempelis, a journalist for Sport24, told “El Larguero” what Kovacevic told police: “I saw someone get out of their car with a gun and approach me. Instinctively I fell to the right, shot me and then got into the car and left. “last_img read more