Emir Spahic facing serious trouble after head-butting steward

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Emir Spahic could find himself in a considerable amount of trouble after clashing with stewards following Bayer Leverkusen’s match with Bayern Munich on Wednesday night.

Leverkusen drew 0-0 with Pep Guardiola’s side but fell to a 5-3 defeat on penalties in the DFB-Pokal quarter-finals.

In the aftermath, the Bosnian defender got into a physical altercation with stewards, which apparently stemmed from trying to get his friends to the changing rooms from their private box.

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Dramatic climax

With the stewards disallowing Spahic's demands, things got ugly. The confrontation reached a dramatic climax when the Leverkusen player appeared to headbutt a steward knocking him to the ground.

The officials seemingly had control of the issue, before Spahic’s selfish act - a complete disregard for the authorities. Fellow stewards and fans rushed to quickly drag the disgraced defender away before any threat of further violence ensued.

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The game itself was a fairly drab affair, with more attention paid to the off the field antics of the Bayer Leverkusen man at the end of the game.

Spahic was already sidelined as a result of an ankle injury picked up during the match, but his woes could be compounded by the fact the police are now investigating the incident further.

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