Borussia Dortmund’s win over Mainz on Sunday was overshadowed by the death of a supporter following a heart attack.
1 supporter died of a heart attack and a further was rushed to hospital in the course of Borussia Dortmund’s home match against Mainz on Sunday.
Dortmund claimed a routine 2-0 win thanks to objectives from Marco Reus and Shinji Kagawa, but events at Signal Iduna Park had been overshadowed by tragic events inside the stands.
Substantially of your game was played out in front of a subdued crowd as news of your heart attacks filtered by way of, with Dortmund confirming after the game: “There have been two tragic incidents inside the stadium during the game.
“Unfortunately, one of many persons didn’t make it and passed away. We have been informed that the second person’s scenario is steady.
“Our thoughts are together with the victims’ families.”
Reus, meanwhile, confirmed that the players have been unaware of your tragedy till after the final whistle.
“The players didn’t know anything about what occurred and we had been a bit annoyed that the entire stadium went silent,” the told Sky.
“The coach told us quickly following the game what had occurred. All of a sudden this match is no longer critical.”