Leroy Sane welcomes baby girl with partner Brook

Sep 09, 2018, 10:47 IST | AFP

The winger who missed out on World Cup selection and who has been criticised by senior members of the German squad recently met with coach Joachim Loew on Friday and then sparked a Twitter avalanche when he quit the squad

Leroy Sane welcomes baby girl with partner Brook
Candice Brook and Sane

There was speculation ahead of the weekend as to just why Manchester City striker Leroy Sane had suddenly quit the Germany squad and the answer is - to rush to his girlfriend's side for the birth of their daughter.

The winger who missed out on World Cup selection and who has been criticised by senior members of the German squad recently met with coach Joachim Loew on Friday and then sparked a Twitter avalanche when he quit the squad. German daily Bild reported Saturday Sane's partner Candice Brook had given birth late Friday, with reaction from Sane's father. "My grandaughter was born yesterday (Friday), her name is Rio Stella," he said.

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