Sky Sport Italia reports Roma forward Stephan El Shaarawy stopped a thief from stealing his car in the Italian capital.
The broadcaster reveals El Shaarawy witnessed a thief who smashed the window of his car, planning to steal it.
He surprised the thief himself and stopped him from getting away with the crime, before some police officers intervened,
The newspaper reveals the Italy international, who recently returned to Rome after a spell in China, ran after the thief and the chase reportedly ended with a tackle.
The 28-year-old recently signed a deal until June 2023 with the Giallorossi but has yet to appear under coach Paulo Fonseca after his return to Italy.