Hertha BSC

6th Bundesliga | 10-7-4
  • Goals For
    8th
    28 GF
  • Assists
    13th
    17 GA
  • Shots
    18th
    129 Shots
  • Saves
    8th
    65 SAV
  • Bayern defends Ancelotti for middle-finger gesture to fans
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    Bayern defends Ancelotti for middle-finger gesture to fans

    MUNICH (AP) Bayern Munich has defended coach Carlo Ancelotti for raising his middle finger to Hertha Berlin fans after supposedly being spit at following a dramatic 1-1 draw in the Bundesliga. Bayern says “basically we find the human reaction of Carlo Ancelotti with the gesture to be emotionally understandable after the nasty spitting attack.” Robert Lewandowski’s injury-time equalizer for Bayern on Saturday prompted altercations between Bayern and Hertha players in a heated atmosphere at the Olympic Stadium. [ LIVE: Stream every PL game live ]  The German soccer federation ended its investigation into the matter after Ancelotti agreed to pay 5,000 euros ($5,300) to its foundation for social