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SAD: Fan suffers heart attack, dies in stadium

German Bundesliga By: Ayodeji Tunde | 16/04/2017

RB Leipzig

A 56-year old fan of Bundesliga outfit, RB Leipzig suffered a heart attack and died in the stadium, the German club have confirmed.

Though the identity of the deceased was not revealed, RB Leipzig said they were devastated with the development that came on a historic day when they sealed a place in the Champions League in their first season in the top flight

RB Leipzig's victory over Freiburg on Saturday, coupled with Hertha Berlin's defeat to Mainz, confirmed the eastern club's place in next season's UEFA Champions League qualifying round at the very least.

It represents a quite astonishing achievement for Ralph Hasenhüttl's team, considering this is their maiden season in the Bundesliga following promotion from the second tier at the end of the 2015/16 campaign.