Soccer fans learn punishment for throwing feces

Soccer fans learn punishment for throwing feces
August 18, 2011, 2:36 pm
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From Comcast SportsNet Thursday, August 18, 2011
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) Cologne has banned three people for three years fromall Bundesliga games after they were identified from a group of fans who threwcontainers with human waste at rival fans from Schalke.Cologne says it strongly condemns the incident which occurred onSaturday during the teams 5-1 loss at Schalke and wont tolerate a repeat ofsuch behaviour. Other fans are also under investigation.Meanwhile, football authorities are looking into an incident in Hoffenheimwhere a club employee placed a high-frequency loudspeaker near Borussia Dortmundfans to drown out their singing. Hoffenheim won 1-0.