Sheffield United are investigating a video that seems to point out Oli McBurnie concerned in a battle with a member of the general public.
The 25-second video documented a person, alleged to be the Blades striker, approaching one other man earlier than stamping on his cellphone after which showing to punch and kick him.
The video surfaced on social media on Sunday night time with Sheffield United since being made conscious of the footage.
A quick membership assertion learn: “Officers at Sheffield United are conscious of the video circulating on social media and are at the moment investigating.”
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McBurnie has scored seven targets in 65 appearances since becoming a member of Sheffield United for £20million from Swansea in 2019.
Nevertheless, he has discovered himself in hassle off the pitch earlier than.
Initially of 2020, McBurnie was given a warning by the FA for his conduct at a Swansea vs Cardiff recreation when he was noticed sitting amongst followers and making obscene gestures within the stands of the South Wales derby.
In July final yr he was fined £30,000 by Leeds JPs for drink driving in October 2019.
The Scotland Worldwide, who’s at the moment sidelined with a fractured foot, has struggled for kind this season.
He has discovered the online simply as soon as in 25 appearances with the Blades struggling relegation to the Championship after a two-year keep within the Premier League.
McBurnie is an damage doubt for Scotland’s Euro 2020 marketing campaign with supervisor Steve Clarke set to call his squad subsequent month.