Police braced for trouble again as Leipzig revisits Dortmund

FILE – In this Feb. 4, 2017 file photo, Dortmund’s supporters protest against the Red Bull owned RB Leipzig club prior the German Bundesliga soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and RB Leipzig in Dortmund, Germany. Police are braced for trouble on Saturday Oct. 14, 2017 as Leipzig returns to Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga for the first time since violent scenes overshadowed their game last season. Dortmund was fined and forced to close its 24,454-capacity south stand for one game following Leipzig’s previous visit on Feb. 4, when some of its fans were attacked with stones and bottles, police officers were injured. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, file)


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