BREAKING: Borussia Dortmund’s game with Monaco canceled after explosion
Borussia Dortmund has confirmed there has been an explosion near its team bus before a match Tuesday.
The German soccer team was scheduled to play Monaco in a Champions League match.
Monaco fans chanting 'Dortmund' in support of the explosion tonight. ??pic.twitter.com/B4yqEbHCxD
— PurelyFootball UK (@PurelyFootball) April 11, 2017
The team retweeted a police statement that said the explosion occurred shortly after 7 p.m. local time, but there were no further details about the explosion.
According to the Guardian, Spanish player Marc Barta was injured and taken to the hospital.
Fans were waiting in the stadium as news of the incident spread, according to the BBC.