Eric Abidal has issued a passionate plea for forgiveness to spouse Hayet on social media after she filed for divorce amid claims he had an extramarital affair.
The previous Barcelona sporting director is alleged to have had a relationship with PSG skilled footballer Kheira Hamraoui.
Hayet claimed in a press launch (by way of RMC Sport.) that her husband had admitted to her that he had been concerned in an affair with Hamraoui.
The hyperlink between the 2 first got here to gentle when it emerged that Hamraoui’s telephone was registered in Abidal’s identify.
Abidal’s authorized representatives declined to remark on the time Hayet started divorce proceedings, however the ex-France worldwide has now begged for forgiveness on Instagram.
Addressing his spouse, his submit learn: “Hayetabidal forgive me. No matter your determination, you’ll stay in my eyes the girl of my life, and particularly the mom of our great kids.
“I deserve this humiliation although it kills me alive. Thank God, God prepared at some point you’ll forgive me. #loveyoutothemoonandback.”
Information of the alleged affair grew to become public after Hamraoui was assaulted by two masked males earlier this month.
Police then made Abidal an individual of curiosity within the case resulting from Hamraoui’s telephone being registered below his identify.
Hamraoui was already enjoying for Barcelona when Abidal was appointed because the membership’s sporting director in 2018.
Each at the moment are resulting from be questioned as a part of the judicial proceedings being carried out within the investigation by the authorities in Versailles.
Hayet can be anticipated to be questioned however there isn’t a suggestion of her enjoying any position within the assault, whereas her legal professionals have denied she had any involvement.
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It was after the assault when Abidal is alleged to have admitted his alleged fling with Hamraoui.
Hayet’s lawyer, Nicolas Cellupica, wrote in a press release to AFP that Abidal had “confessed to his spouse to have an adulterous relationship with Madame Hamraoui.”
It was on November 4 that Hamraoui was attacked going for dinner with teammates Aminata Diallo and Sakina Karchaoui.
Diallo was driving each gamers and dropped Karchaoui off at her house at round 10:30pm, earlier than the attackers struck en path to Hamraoui’s house in Chatou, which was simply minutes away.
Recalling the incident in an interview with L’Equipe, Hamraoui mentioned: “My attacker hit me with an iron bar a number of occasions.
“I noticed that he was primarily concentrating on my legs and I used to be making an attempt to guard myself with my arms. At the moment, I didn’t see a weapon.
“They instantly begin yelling: ‘Open the door! Open the door!’ The one on my facet grabbed me and pulled me out of the automobile.
“Earlier than, he grabbed an oblong iron bar that he had hidden in his pants or below his sweater.”
Abidal has been married to Hayet – a former gymnast – since 2003 and so they couple share 5 kids collectively.
He loved a profitable enjoying profession which totalled 513 appearances between 2001 and 2015 with Monaco, Lille, Lyon, Barcelona and the French nationwide facet.
He received a complete of 20 trophies throughout his profession along with his six-season stint on the Camp Nou probably the most memorable – successful 4 La Liga titles with the Catalan giants alongside the Champions League trophies in 2009 and 2011.