Update: Abu Dhabi Training Camp --- 3-0 Win v Changchun --- Flum Joins St. Pauli
During the Bundesliga winter break there is still plenty going on at Eintracht Frankfurt - read an update.
+++ Abu Dhabi Training Camp: For the fifth time the Eagles are in Abu Dhabi for their winter training camp (January 4th to 15th). In sunny surroundings and excellent conditions SGE manager Niko Kovac and his coaching team are looking to lay the foundation for a successful second half of the season.
+++ 3-0 Test Match Win v Changchun Yatai FC: Branimir Hrgota (2) and Haris Seferovic scored the goals to help Eintracht winning their first test match in Abu Dhabi against the Chinese Super League club. Kovac brought on various youngsters. Starting 11: Hradecky, Vallejo, Hector, Zorba, Oczipka, Barkok, Besuschkow, Cetin, Meier, Fabian, Seferovic. For the second half Chandler, Mascarell, Bätge, Hrgota, Gacinovic, Hasebe and Rebic came on.
+++ Second Test Match: Another friendly is scheduled for January 14th against Russian top team Zenit (kick-off and venue to be confirmed).
+++ Flum Joins St. Pauli: Midfielder Johannes Flum meanwhile joined 2. Bundesliga team FC St. Pauli. He recently recovered from a long term knee injury and is now taking on the new challenge after 3.5 years at Eintracht (54 competitive matches, 3 goals). All the best for your future Flumi!