The Europacup high flyers of Eintracht Frankfurt have set a fracture landing in the Bundesliga. Three days after the sensational coup in the Europa League at FC Barcelona, the Hessen conceded a sensitive defeat by the 0: 2 (0: 2) at Union Berlin. The tired of Frankfurters could not build at the great appearance at Camp Nou at any time and were even demonstrated by the Unionners in the first half.
Taiwo Awoniyi (17.) and Grischa Prömel (20th) achieved the gates for the Iron who underlined their European ambal ambitions with the third victory in a row. The Trainer Urs Fischer team also celebrated a successful dress rehearsal for the semifinals in the DFB Cup on Wednesday (20:45 pm / ARD and Sky) at RB Leipzig.
“The fatigue was very present,” said coach Oliver Glasner after the 0: 2 (0: 2) at “Dazn”: “The boys have tried everything. But today we were unable to win here. That’s why it was a deserved defeat. “
On the other hand, Eintracht practically has a chance to qualify for an international starting place in the coming season via the Bundesliga. However, this is still possible with the profit of the Europa League.
After the powerful quarter-final return match in Barcelona, coach Oliver Glasner sent the same six new StartTelf players to the field. National goalkeeper Kevin Trapp did not ride out of the team for stress reasons, he fell out of the wrist because of a tilling break.
Eintracht Frankfurt tired and offensively harmless
For Trapp Stand Jens Grahl between the posts, in his first Bundesliga application for six years he got a lot to do. After Genki Haraguchi had only hit the post (12.), Awoniyi aimed for five minutes later at a counterattack. Before that, the bully Nigerian had enforced with great body use against Martin Hinteregger.
Even with the second goal by Prömel, the households were mentally and physically faster than the Frankfurter. Only two minutes later, Prömel had the huge chance to 3-0 on the foot, but the midfielder awarded ten meters in front of the gate.
The Unioner, who had been welcomed after the clear Derby victory near Hertha BSC (4: 1) with “city master, city master!” – Speechchönen by the fans, acted purposeful and more aggressive. For the temporarily completely overwhelmed Frankfurters, a bankruptcy interpreted early, Rani Khedira alone would have to have achieved two more goals in the first half (27th and 38.).
Frankfurt was offensive even after the second change, even the last outstanding Filip Kostic was largely logged off at Julian Ryerson. Since Union switched back a corridor, the game splashed in the second half long time. The first excitement was the strong solo of Awoniyi, whose conclusion was too weak (63.).