Calum Davenport Stabbed at Home
West Ham United have released a statement announcing that Calum Davenport was stabbed last night whilst at home. Sky Sports News are reporting that the West ham defender was stabbed in both his legs.
The Telegraph report that two men, aged 19 and 25, have been arrested in connection with the attack. They say that sources close to the footballer claim the attackers were “not unknown” to the family.
The club statement reads:
"West Ham United can confirm that Calum Davenport was being treated in hospital on Saturday afternoon after an incident late on Friday night.
The 26-year-old defender and his mum both suffered stab wounds at home in Bedford. His mum is recovering while Calum underwent surgery this morning and his injuries were described as serious by doctors.
The club's medical team are in contact with hospital staff. The thoughts of everyone at West Ham are with Calum and his family and, due to the ongoing police investigation, no further information will be released at this time."