Eintracht lost 2-0 against 1860 München today, their first home defeat of the season. The goals were scored by Volland (17') and Vallori (21'), SGE's Constant Djakpa was sent off after 65 minutes. The defeat did not hold the fans from entering the pitch to celebrate Eintracht's promotion to the topflight.
The last home match this season sees the Eagles host 1860 München today at 13.30h CET. Skipper Pirmin Schwegler will return to the team after his match ban. Manager Armin Veh emphasised that the target is to win the title. Eintracht signed Stefan Aigner from 1860 who will join in the summer but the midfielder is out with due to a suspension. Read facts and figures in the match preview.
It’s official. Since last Monday’s 3-0 win away to Alemannia Aachen Bundesliga founding member Eintracht Frankfurt has secured promotion to the topflight. Two matchdays before the season will end they increased the gap to spot 3 by 8 points and it is impossible to close that gap. Read some stats and figures proving the dominance of the Eagles and Greuther Fürth who are also set to join Bundesliga having collected the same amount of points.
The Eagles secured promotion with a 3-0 win away to Aachen today. Idrissou scored just before the half time whistle (45') and just after the match had restarted for the second half (48'). Aachen's Olajengbesi added the third with an own goal (72') to give Eintracht a win that seemed hardly ever in danger.