Marco Rojo breaks down in tears after he was told his Cousin was killed in Argentina

Manchester United’s Marco Rojo, after he learnt that his cousin, Geronimo Rojo, was shot dead by a retired police officer he was trying to rob at Rojo’s native city of La Plata an hour’s drive south-east of the Argentinian capital Buenos Aires.

The 17-year-old boy who was shot by the 50-year-old ex-police officer, died after he was rushed to a hospital in the early hours of Monday. His accomplice who died on the spot was identified as 26-year-old Ivan Rodrigo Barbosa.

Rojo, who has been named in Jose Mourinho’s squad in a match against Rostov this Thursday, arrived Manchester United’s Carrington training ground, crying.

The skillful Argentinian has become Manchester United’s first-choice center back, under the Portuguese for months now.


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