2 men convicted on attack on player

A Cologne court on Friday convicted two men of assaulting Bayer

Leverkusen’s Czech Republic defender Michal Kadlec and breaking his

nose eight months ago outside a disco.

A 24-year-old man was given a 10-month suspended sentence. A

20-year-old, tried under youth laws, was ordered to perform 80

hours of community service and was placed under probation for two


Neither man was identified. They were also ordered to pay

damages of ?120,000 ($154,860).