Eintracht Frankfurt make it six out of six with 2-1 win at Lazio

Eintracht Frankfurt made it six wins in the Europa League with a 2-1 win at the Olympico stadium in Rome over Lazio to top the group after already qualifying.

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Lazio had taken the lead after Luis Alberto slipped in Joachim Correa to tuck away in the bottom right corner but Mijat Gacinovic strike from outside the box and he turned provider for Sebastien Haller to stab the ball home for the Frankfurt win.

Gacinovic gave his reason behind joy after equalising: “I do not score so often, but that was a good thing, I hit the ball perfectly,” the scorer is quoted on the website of Eintracht, “that’s me not been successful for a while “. Or to say it in the words of goalkeeper Frederik Rönnow: “What a great goal of Mijat!”

Above all, the coach had impressed the comeback

“That we can reach 18 points is something special,” Frankfurt head coach Adi Hütter previously stated, calling for “100 per cent hiring and mentality” “The team was great with the situation and has reacted great.” Hütter was very satisfied and did not stingy with praise: “Compliments to the team It was a deserved victory today To set in such a serious group this record is already strong.”

protest in the stands

Sergej Milinkovic-Savic whose recent form has been woeful and the Lazio fans turned against him with an offensive banner with fighting outside targeting Frankfurt fans.

“He has been working hard, the statistics show he ran over 13km on Saturday. He is missing a goal, some decisive moment that can increase his confidence. Lazio director of sports Igli Tare told sky sports Italia

“He is still 23 years old and has to understand how to handle situations. He’ll emerge eventually, we just need to leave him be.”

“A small group has used the game to lead their private confrontation with Lazio,” said board member Axel Hellmann on the events.

“This small group takes all the other fans in clan adhesion, which concerns the perception and mood.” This harms Eintracht Frankfurt That grieves me a lot, that saddens me We have not made a good picture. ”


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