Frankfurt VS Leverkusen
Playing at Waldstadion on Saturday (2/1/2021), the hosts threatened first through Amin Younes in the 6th minute, but his shot was secured by Lukás Hrádecky.
The Bayer Leverkusen team failed to coup Bayern Munich from the top of the Bundesliga standings this season, after being defeated by the host Eintracht Frankfurt 2-1.
During the first half
The Leverkusen team took the lead in the 10th minute. Receiving Florian Wirtz's through ball in the penalty box, Nadiem Amiri cleverly sent the ball into the Frankfurt goal with his heel, outwitting Kevin Trapp. 1-0 for the visitors.
The Eintracht Frankfurt team did not remain silent trying to reply. Makoto Hasebe fired in the 21st minute, but Hradecky pushed it away. A minute later, Frankfurt then equalized. Receiving a through pass from Djibril Sow, Amin Younes went head-to-head against Hradecky. Calmly, one kick from his right foot managed to send the ball into the left corner of the goal.
After that, although in a 1-1 position, the Leverkusen team tried to excel again. Patrik Schick got a chance with a free kick in the 33rd minute, but the execution was still not on target.
But again Eintracht Frankfurt turned to press through Filip Kostic in the 38th minute, but his long shot was also off the mark. Something similar happened to Younes' shot a minute later. 1-1 score lasted until the break.
During the second half
Eintracht Frankfurt turned ahead in the 54th minute. Daichi Kamada sends the ball into the Leverkusen penalty box, and Edmond Tapsoba tries to be cleared away. Unfortunately for the Burkina Faso defender, the ball rolled into its own net.
Lagging 1-2, Leverkusen stung. Leon Bailey tries to score with a shot in the 57th minute, but fails. Lucas Alario made a long-range attempt in the 70th minute, but it went overboard.
The Eintracht Frankfurt team is not playing defense. They also wanted to lock in the win faster with the third goal. Kamada had that chance in the 73rd minute, but his shot in the penalty box had yet to produce results.
After that the Leverkusen team tried to find an equalizer. Tapsoba wanted to make amends in the 87th minute, but his header went wide. Frankfurt hit back through Kostic in the 90th minute, but Hradecky pushed his left-footed shot away.
During injury time, Tapsoba got another chance through a header, but this time Trapp caught it. The long whistle sounded, and Frankfurt came out 2-1 winners.
For information this result is suffocating for the Leverkusen team. Until the 14th spieltag, they have only collected 28 points, the difference between two and Bayern at the top. Meanwhile, the achievement of these three points made Eintracht Frankfurt move up to eighth place with 20 points.
Line-up of players
Eintracht Frankfurt: Trapp - Abraham (c), Hinteregger, N'Dicka - Durm (Toure 86'), Sow, Hasebe, Kostic - Kamada (Barkok 76'), Younes (Kohr 76') - Silva
Bayer Leverkusen: Hradecky - Dragovic, Tah, Tapsoba, Weiser (Demirbay 68') - Wirtz (Alario 68'), Baumgartlinger (c), Amiri - Bailey, Schick, Diaby (Bellarabi 68')
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