Fenerbahce midfielder Mehmet Topal’s car shot by unknown gunmen [Pictures]

A shocking story is developing out of Turkey on Tuesday, as Fenerbahce midfielder Mehmet Topal’s car has been shot by unknown gunmen.

Fortunately Topal was not injured in the attack.

Topal’s car is reportedly decked out with bullet proof glass.

Topal was shot at as the footballer was heading home on Tuesday after training. According to Hurriyet, several shots hit the car.

After the shots were fired, Topal pulled his car over to the side of the road, where he contacted the police. A police operation in now in process to find the shooter or shooters.

It’s been a terrible week for shooting related violence in European football, after Hertha Berlin’s bus was also shot at earlier in the week.

Below are tweets on the breaking story.