Soccer Bundesliga: Frankfurt saves point against Leipzig

Status: 10/30/2021 8:59 p.m.

Eintracht Frankfurt was heading for a home defeat against RB Leipzig for a long time – in the end Tuta saved a point with the last action of the game of Eintracht.

After the 1: 1 (0: 1) against Leipzig, Eintracht Frankfurt is now three points ahead of the relegation place with nine points. Leipzig cannot catch up with the top group and remains in eighth place.

Wrong decision helps Leipzig to take the lead

In a tactical game, Frankfurt was initially well in the game, Filip Kostic hit the crossbar with a failed cross (18th).

But then the people of Leipzig benefited from a wrong decision. Leipzig was awarded a corner, although Gvardiol was last on the ball. The result: Szoboszlai brought the corner into the penalty area, where Willi Orban extended the cross. Yussuf Poulsen hit the ball with his backside, and Frankfurt’s Toure was still on the ball (35th).

Kostic with the last action

Frankfurt did not recover from the goal conceded for a long time, hardly anything came together up front. Leipzig, on the other hand, was close to the second goal, especially in the 69th minute: Dominik Szoboszlai played free with André Silva on Christopher Nkunku on the right. The failed from close range to Frankfurt goalkeeper Kevin Trapp, the margin from Szoboszlai went right past.

But Frankfurt worked their way back into the game and in the fifth minute of stoppage time Frankfurt still met: Filip Kostic took a free kick from 30 meters into the middle, Tuta waited at the right post, who headed into the goal free-standing.

Leipzig welcomes Paris, Frankfurt to Piraeus

RB Leipzig will host Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League on Wednesday (November 3rd, 2021). Eintracht Frankfurt is also used internationally. On Thursday (November 4th, 2021) Eintracht will compete at Olympiacos Piraeus.

In the Bundesliga, Leipzig will continue on Saturday (November 6th, 2021) with the home game against Borussia Dortmund. Frankfurt is in action a day later against Greuther Fürth.


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