Test Match: Al-Alhi FC 1-5 Eintracht
The Eagles won a Sunday friendly against Al-Alhi FC 5-1. Alex Meier (2), Huszti, Waldschmidt and Gacinovic scored for SGE, Salman for Al-Alhi.
It was the first run-out for Eintracht's new signings Fabian and Huszti who were in the starting line-up and also Ayhan who came on after the break. Alex Meier scored the early lead eight minutes into the match, Huszti extended the score line with a neat direct free-kick effort (34'). SGE goalie Hradecky saved a penalty in between the first two goals.
Al-Alhi got one back before the break (38') but the Eagles topped up their lead soon after the re-start; again Meier (47') and also Waldschmidt (50') scored. Manager Armin Veh had brought on plenty of substitutes, Gacinovic scored the final goal (88') in a good match.
Eintracht starting line-up and substitutions:
Hradecky (46' Lindner) - Chandler (46' Ignjovski), Russ, Abraham (46' Ayhan), Oczipka (46' Djakpa) - Stendera (46' Waldschmidt), Hasebe (63' Rinderknecht) - Aigner (46' Gacinovic), Huszti (46' Medojevic), Fabian - Meier (71' Kinsombi)
0-1 Meier (8')
0-2 Huszti (34')
1-2 Salman (38')
1-3 Meier (47')
1-4 Waldschmidt (50')
1-5 Gacinovic (88')
Coming up next is the friendly against Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday 12 January at 16:35 CET - this game will be broadcast live via EintrachtTV!