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Man jailed for attempted robbery of Arsenal pair Ozil, Kolasinac

An armed mugger who tried to rob Arsenal pair Mesut Özil and Sead Kolasinac has been jailed.

Ashley Smith admitted attempting to steal luxury watches worth £200,000 from the pair in Hampstead, north-west London.

A second man, Jordan Northover, 26, has also admitted his role in the robbery.

Smith, 30, of Archway in north London, was jailed for 10 years at Harrow Crown Court on Friday. Northover will be sentenced at a later date.

Smith was also ordered to pay a £181 victim surcharge.

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