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Goretzka files lawsuit against Bochum

June 20, 2013
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent
Leon Goretzka has taken VfL Bochum to court on Wednesday, filing a civil lawsuit against his childhood club, who don't want to let him join Bundesliga outfit FC Schalke 04.

The Bundesliga II club and Schalke 04 have been fighting over the Germany hopeful. According to German media reports the word "minimum" in his release clause is the subject of discussion.

The 18-year-old is under contract at Bochum until 2016, but both Goretzka and Schalke believe they have activated a release ...

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