Dortmund earn point in hard fought draw at Frankfurt
Borussia Dortmund were held to a 1-1 draw away to Eintracht Frankfurt to extend their Bundesliga lead to seven points with Marco Reus opener equalized by Luka Jovic second-half strike.
Frankfurt head coach Adi Hütter speaking after the 1-1 draw: I’ve seen a great Bundesliga match between two teams that have a lot of dynamism in their ranks Dortmund has certainly shown the finer blade but we fought well until the end.
“That was very nice compared to the first two rounds Even if Dortmund in the first Had some good chances it was ultimately a deserved draw because in the second section we have thrown everything back.
“We have played against the currently strongest team in Germany and we resisted within our capabilities well If the performance is as today as we can with the top, Of course,e you need luck in those games that we had today
“Taking into account that Martin Hinteregger trained with the team for the first time yesterday it was a good performance He has gotten better as the game progresses I’m debuting very satisfied for the concord
Lucien Favre (Borussia Dortmund coach): “It was a very interesting high-intensity game It has been back and forth”
“Especially in the first 15 minutes we had big problems because Frankfurt pressed very well After that we had more chances to score until half time Very good game After the break, it was still a good game.
“Both teams really wanted to win that one has felt We should have played one or the other situation better but ultimately we have to accept this 11 It was a good game.”