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BREAKING Footballer Kelvin Maynard shot dead in his car in Amsterdam


Footballer Kelvin Maynard, 32, has been shot and killed in Amsterdam yesterday around 8 40pm local time, it has been confirmed. The former Burton Albion star, who also had a spell at Royal Antwerp, was attacked while he was in his car Police are appealing for witnesses as they search for two suspects who escaped on a black scooter Local reports say Maynard was attempting to escape the gunmen by driving towards a nearby fire station He crashed into the station and firefighters attempted to help Maynard but he tragically died from his injuries The Dutch-Surinamese player was currently playing for non-league Dutch club Quick Boys A police statement said: “We can confirm that the fatal victim of the shooting incident on Langbroekdreef last night was 32-year-old Kelvin Maynard “The investigation into his death is in full swing.” Maynard was brought to England by fellow Dutchman Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink who was manager of Burton Albion in 2014 He spent two years with the Brewers and helped them to the League Two title in his first season His spell was cut short by injury but he in total played nine times in the league for Burton, scoring once

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