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Bayern Munich

European games largely incident-free as tight security works

Stadiums were on high security alert on Saturday, as domestic leagues around Europe resumed a week after the deadly attacks in Paris that took 130 lives and left hundreds more injured.

Security measures were stepped up everywhere in wake of the attacks, which began with explosions outside Stade de France — where France was playing Germany last Friday night — and carried on elsewhere on a brutal night of bloodshed that shocked the watching world.

What would normally have been billed as mouth-watering contests on Saturday between Real Madrid and Barcelona, Manchester City and Liverpool, and Juventus and AC Milan were all played amid a tense atmosphere. Fans —...