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A thief stole thousands of dollars of cash and valuables from the house of Everton's Steven Pienaar
while he was busy playing against Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday. Piennar is the 16th English Premier League player whose house was targeted in recent years while on club duty, according to British media reports.
A 41-year-old man was arrested for burglarizing the South African midfielder's house while Everton played to a scoreless tie.
Most of the game-time burglary victims were Merseyside (Liverpool and Everton) players, including Liverpool stars Steven Gerrard
, Peter Crouch
, Robbie Keane
, Dirk Kuyt
and Jerzy Dudek