Bottle suspect bailed

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The Real Betis fan arrested on suspicion of throwing a bottle at Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Armando Ribeiro has been released from jail after paying his 3,000 euro bail.

Armando needed stitches to a face wound after being struck just below his right eye during the second half of the match against Athletic at Betis´ Manuel Ruiz de Lopera stadium, which was subsequently abandoned by referee Carlos Clos Gomez.

A 40-year-old man was immediately taken into custody by the authorities after being identified by nearby Betis fans and, after spending Saturday night at a police station, on Sunday appeared before a judge and was given a 3,000 euros bail which he claimed he was unable to pay.

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