In the jubilation after the rescue of VfB Stuttgart, there are ugly scenes on the lawn of the stadium. A man is knocked unconscious. There is also trouble between VfB fans and the police.
Trouble in the celebration: Trouble when storming the pitch after VfB Stuttgart’s relegation. Several people are injured, as reported by the Stuttgart police after VfB’s 2-1 draw against 1. FC Köln. At least one fan had to be taken to a hospital.
Man knocked unconscious: When the square was stormed, a 48-year-old is said to have hit a previously unknown man to the ground, whereupon he remained unconscious. Officers arrested the suspect while paramedics took the injured man to a hospital for further treatment.
Bottles and pyro on officials: According to the police, there were incidents even before kick-off. Emergency services had to separate fan camps after home fans apparently threw bottles and pyrotechnics in the direction of officials. One person was slightly injured.
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