German man responsible for shrapnel bomb attack on Borussia Dortmund bus sentenced to 14 years in jail
Sergej Wenergold had stayed in the same hotel as Dortmund when he remotely triggered the bomb attack on the evening of April 11, 2017 as the bus was heading for a Champions' League quarter-final match against Monaco.
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang slammed for failing to testify in bomb attack trail
Aubameyang was due to speak at the trial of the alleged attacker, German-Russian man Sergei Wenergold, but did not show up, citing illness.
German prosecutors revealed they are seeking 28 counts of attempted murder against Sergej W., who is accused of the April 11 bomb attack on the Borussia Dortmund team bus
Police said the suspect, a German-Russian national identified as Sergej W, was hoping to profit from a drop in Borussia Dortmund's share price as a result of the attack.
Borussia Dortmund bus attack: No evidence linking detained 'Islamist' suspect to blasts, say prosecutors
In a statement on Thursday, the prosecutors acknowledged: "The investigation has not found evidence that the suspect took part in the attack."