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Borussia Dortmund

German soccer clubs, fans rush to support migrants

A training camp for migrant children. A $1.1 million donation. German lessons. Those are a few of the things German soccer club Bayern Munich is doing to help some of the thousands of migrants who are arriving in the country after fleeing war and poverty in Syria and other troubled nations. Other German soccer teams have also been at the forefront in preaching acceptance of the new arrivals. "At a difficult time for these people, this is a small contribution to distract from daily life," German club Mainz said on its website after inviting migrants to attend matches. Bayern appears to be leading the way, however. The club, among the biggest and richest in Europe, said...