One injured in explosion involving team bus near Borussia Dortmund

| Updated: Apr 12, 2017 06:42 IST

Dortmund (Germany), Apr. 12 (ANI): The German Police has said that the player for German soccer team Borussia Dortmund was injured after explosions near team bus ahead of Champions League QFinal. Borussia Dortmund has confirmed the postponement of the UEFA Champions League quarter-final game against Monaco from Tuesday to Wednesday following a series of explosions near the German team's bus, the Sputnik reported. "The match between Borussia and Monaco was cancelled, the new date is Wednesday, April 12, 18:45 [19:45 Moscow time]. Tickets are valid," Borussia said in its Twitter blog. As a result of theexplosion, Borussia defender and Spanish international Marc Bartra was injured and taken to a hospital. The game was to be held on Tuesday in Dortmund and start at 20:45 local time (21:45 Moscow time). A trio of blasts shattered bus windows but it is not immediately clear whether the broken glass caused Bartra's injuries. (ANI)

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