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Marc Bartra has been injured in an explosion that rocked Borussia Dortmund team bus on arrival to the stadium.

Marc Bartra

It was a traumatic Tuesday in the European football world in Europe as all the players docked and were saved except for Bartra, according to defender, Subosic.

Bartra has undergone surgery on a fractured wrist after being hurt in the incident.

Police detailed three explosions as the Dortmund bus left the hotel to travel to Signal Iduna Park.

Dortmund confirmed the centre-back underwent surgery on a fractured wrist and to remove debris from his arm.

The Bundesliga club tweeted:

“Diagnosis of @MarcBartra: breakage and sprinklings of debris on the right wrist. He’s currently in surgery. Good improvement, Marc!”

Police director, Michael Stein noted: “The status of the player Bartra changed in course of the evening from slightly injured to seriously injured.”

The match has been postponed as UEFA has announced a planned rescheduling for 18:45 local time on Wednesday.

Meanwhile, the footballing world have thrown their weight behind the BVB team while the Dortmund fans have offered their opposing fans from Monaco a place to stay.

Written by Chineze Christabel Ogugua

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