Footballer Sebastien Bassong sorry for gun web pictures

Sebastien Bassong
Image caption Sebastien Bassong apologised after pictures on him holding a gun appeared on the web

A Norwich City footballer has apologised after pictures of him brandishing a handgun were posted on the internet.

A national newspaper published pictures of Sebastien Bassong holding the imitation firearm and the club carried out an investigation.

The defender apologised and the pictures were removed from the website.

The club said it now considers the matter closed since Bassong said he was sorry for any offence caused.

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