Swedish footballer killed by gunmen

Gunmen have killed a professional Swedish football player and another man in southern Sweden, according to police and the player’s club Assyriska.

The football player was identified as Eddie Moussa, a 26-year-old striker for the second-tier club Assyriska. The second man has not yet been identified to media.

Police said the men were shot at a place used for card games in the Ronna area of Sodertalje, about 18 miles south of Stockholm.