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Enner Valencia Police chase striker off pitch in Ecuador over child support

Valencia is said to be owing £13,000 to the mother of his daughter in child maintenance bills.

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Enner Valencia play Police chase Enner Valencia off pitch in Ecuador over child support (Twitter / @andresmunoza)

Enner Valencia was chased off the pitch by policemen during Ecuador’s 3-0 win over Chile on Thursday, October 6 over child support.

Enner Valencia play Enner Valencia was playing Ecuador's 3-0 win over Chile (AFP/Getty Images)

 

Valencia is said to be owing £13,000 to the mother of his daughter in child maintenance bills.

Enner Valencia play Enner Valencia was chased by the police (Twitter / @andresmunoza)

 

Police visited the Ecuador national team training camp on Wednesday, October 5 to question the Everton forward.

The following day, the forward was chased after he was carried off by medics in the 82nd minute of Ecuador’s clash with Chile in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier.

Enner Valencia play Enner Valencia complained of illness in the game and was attended to by medics (Twitter / @andresmunoza)

 

After the player complained of illness in the 82nd minute, the forward was carried off the pitch by a medical buggy while on oxygen

Valencia was wheeled off the pitch on a medical buggy while receiving oxygen but was chased by at least 12 players.

Enner Valencia play Enner Valencia chased by the police while receiving oxygen (Twitter / @andresmunoza)

 

In a video that has gone viral online, the policemen are seen running after Valencia as he is being wheeled away.

The 29-year-old, however, escaped arrested and was rushed to the hospital for treatment.

Enner Valencia play Enner Valencia being chased by the police (Twitter / @andresmunoza)

 

Valencia who is on-loan at Everton from West Ham and his lawyers have not reacted to the incident.

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