WATCH: West Ham striker Andy Carroll is held at gunpoint in shocking attack after training

By Alex Taylor

Football can be a risky game.

Several players have broken arms and legs in matches, while others regularly pull muscles and damage tendons.

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Fighting fit: Injured Carroll held at gunpoint after training

Being a top-flight footballer isn’t all large paycheques and celebrity parties, it can be dangergous too!

But you don’t need to tell Andy Carroll that after the week he’s had.

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We couldn’t believe it either, Carroll was held at gunpoint!?

We know he’s not the best striker in the world, but this is a bit far isn’t it?

The former Liverpool forward has been out injured for much of this season and this will be the last thing he needs.

Let’s be honest, it’s a pretty messed up thing to happen. Let’s hope the police sort it out quickly!

To see Carroll in action, have a look at this:

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