Despite the "exclamation point" against Bayern: Frankfurt remains on the rug 2

Despite the "exclamation point" against Bayern: Frankfurt remains on the rug

All participants since Eintracht Frankfurt experienced a very special Saturday afternoon. For the first time in over nine years he succeeded in national league victory against Bayern. who was shot 5-1 from the stadium and got into a tangible crisisDue to previous results, the record champion knows that Adi Hütter can be classified as a winner, but still exceeds the pride of his own team.

A win over Bayern shouldn't have felt exactly like a triumph over an industry leader in the 2018 DFB Cup Finals, but three points before the start is just not obvious. In the previous 96 Bundesliga matches against Bayern Eintracht he has dominated only 21 times, the last victory coming on March 21, 2010.

Then, also at Commerzbank-Arena, the trained Michael Skibbe SGE turned the game late on its head. After seven minutes on Miroslav Klose's clock, Juvhel Tsoumou equalized in the 87th minute, and two minutes later Martin Fenin made the decision. Filip Kostic (25th) and Jibril Sow (34th) brought comfort on Saturday afternoon, with David Abraham (49th), Martin Hinteregger (61st) and Goncalo Paciencia (85th) in the second half.

Bobic: "Happy day"

"It was a great afternoon, "Fredi told Bobic after the final whistle the sky (through rebel). The sports director spoke of an "exclamation point", even a "rejoicing day," which he is unlikely to experience a second time. The team proved, "that you can also play the quality that Bayern has, smart. "


On the association's website Bobic sounded a little more restrained. "Ein Eintracht has many"played cards, "especially Jerome Boateng's dismissal after nine minutes. "But," says Bobic, "we're not off the rug now."

The 48-year-old chose his words for good reason. Already Thursday is the next game on the program, at Standard Liege Eintracht wants too soon Make it perfect in the knockout round. "DIt's going to be a very difficult and important game, "he warns, but players have the confidence to refuel."We drive wide-chested to Liege, "Sebastian Rode announced, for Philip Kostic In the meantime, only one win counts:"We want to try to close the bag as soon as possible, "said the Serb.

Hütter remains realistic

In the Bundesliga, the club temporarily climbs to sixth place, on Sunday night FC Schalke can again win with FC Augsburg. In the tight race for the first seven places on the table, every mistake is a step backwards, which is why Hütter warns: "DThe season is still long and a lot can happen. "

Especially in a foreign country, his team needs to increase. With 14 points from six matches, Frankfurt is number one on the home table, with only three counters far away from home. "We also need to score away from home if we want to stay on top, "said Hütter, who aspired to realism after the match:"I also know how to judge victory, because Bayern won, as rarely is possible, "but he talked about"a special day and a special victory. "