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Dortmund Bus Attacker Sentenced To Jail

The man who attacked the Borussia Dortmund bus with roadside bombs last year has been sentenced to 14 years in jail.

Read: Two Stars Injured After Bus Attack, Final Suspended

Dortmund were on their way to Signal Iduna Park for a UEFA Champions League encounter before the bus was struck by a bomb.

The defendant, who has only been identified as Sergej W due to Germany privacy rules, was convicted on 28 counts of attempted murder by a German court on Tuesday.

Former Dortmund defender Marca Bartra and a police officer were injured in the blast back in April.

According to the Guardian, the prosecutors alleged that the defendant took out a loan for a bet that the Bundesliga's values would drop, attacked the bus and tried to disguise it as if it was an Islamic terrorist act. 

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