Cape Town Spurs FC’s team minibus suffered smashed windows after being attacked in Philippi, Cape Town on Friday afternoon, 5 March 2021.
“Cape Town Spurs is aware of the incident that occurred on the corner of Govan Mbeki and Sheffield road in Philippi this afternoon, where one of our youth academy vehicles was stoned,” said a statement released on the club’s official Twitter account.
“The police are currently on the scene and have escorted the driver and players to safety. The club will ensure that all our players are taken home safely.
“We wish the two players injured in the incident a speedy recovery and will provide further details in due course.”
We are deeply disturbed and saddened by what happened to one of our youth academy vehicles in Philippi on Friday afternoon.— Cape Town Spurs FC (@CapeTownSpursFC) March 6, 2021
Just grateful none of our academy players were seriously hurt.
This is not on! 😢#OurYouthOurFuture https://t.co/rlAFyWOGlP pic.twitter.com/cMHR68eGQX