Champions League: Borussia Dortmund team bus hit by explosion, one injured

Dortmund: The Borussia Dortmund team bus was damaged and a passenger injured after three explosions went off near the vehicle on the way to Tuesday's Champions League home game against Monaco, police confirmed.

The Dortmund versus Monaco match postponed until Wednesday after bus explosion. Getty Images

The Dortmund versus Monaco match postponed until Wednesday after bus explosion. Getty Images

"The bus set off" from the team's hotel to the stadium when "three explosive charges have detonated," said a spokesman, Gunnar Wortmann.

German daily Bild report Spanish defender Marc Bartra has been injured and taken to hospital.

The Dortmund versus Monaco match postponed until Wednesday after bus explosion.

The club also confirmed that Bartra was injured in team bus explosion.


Published Date: Apr 12, 2017 12:15 am | Updated Date: Apr 12, 2017 12:24 am


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