The dream of Eintracht Frankfurt of the first European Cup final since the Uefa Cup victory in 1980, lives on. Against Benfica, the Team of Adi Hütter, the 2:4 shot deficit from the first leg thanks to a 2:0 home and in the semi-finals. In the final phase, as the forces in the case of the frankfurters shot after countless weeks with a replacement, was the last in a European competition remaining in the Bundesliga but still in danger. Substitute Salvio struck in the 85. Minute for the guests only the outside of the post. Thanks to the fighting power and morale of the Eintracht saved, but the time and celebrated the next Party in the completely sold-out Arena in Frankfurt..
The 48'000 spectators have already had skin in the game for a Chicken-atmosphere and the two Teams with a fantastic choreography received. "This stadium thrilled the whole of Europe," said the Swiss Captain Gelson Fernandes. "We want to take the power and the positive energy from the stands."
Once more, the German Cup winner put a tempo and inspirational performance, and won thanks to goals from Filip Kostic (37.), the state, however, just in the Offside, and Sebastian Rode (67.) 2:0. Only during a short Phase of the game threatened to tilt in favor of the Leaders of the Portuguese championship. Immediately after the break, the guests came to some dangerous Initiatives, but with both João Felix, the three-time goal-scorer from the first leg, as well as the former Frankfurt's Haris Seferovic allocations from a promising Position.
In the semi-finals of the Frankfurt meeting in Chelsea, the win against Slavia Prague after the narrow 1:0 in the first leg at Stamford Bridge with 4:3. After 27 minutes, the "Blues" 4:1 led, before they slowed down the pace. Outstanding actor, Pedro, who scored two goals and the other two gates prepared.
Arsenal again, without the counter hit
In the second semi-final it comes to a duel between Arsenal and Valencia won against Villarreal after the 3:1 a week ago at home with 2:0. The Gunners were in the Top match of the round against Napoli away from home (1:0). A free kick goal from Alexandre Lacazette in the 36. Minute redeemed the guests were not advised in the first half hour, but only thanks to a lot of happiness in the residue.
Arsenal remained in the eleventh game of the campaign for the ninth Time without conceding a goal and qualified for the second Time in a row for the round of the last four. Granit Xhaka, who had been missing in the first leg injured, was in the starting lineup and was replaced after an hour.
Eintracht Frankfurt - Benfica Lisbon 2:0 (1:0).
48'000 spectators. - SR Orsato (ITA).
goals : 36. Kostic 1:0. 67. Rode 2:0.
remarks : Eintracht Frankfurt with Gelson Fernandes. Benfica Lisbon with Seferovic. 36. Post Shot Gacinovic. 40. Benfica coach Bruno location to the tribune referred to.
Napoli - Arsenal 0:1 (0:1).
SR Hategan (ROU).
gate : 36. Lacazette 0:1.
remarks : Arsenal to 61. with Xhaka, without Lichtsteiner (not in array).
Chelsea - Slavia Prague 4:3 (4:1).
SR Skomina (SLO).
goals : 5. Pedro 1:0. 10. Deli (Own Goal) 2:0. 17. Giroud 3:0. 26. Soucek 3:1. 27. Pedro 4:1. 51. Sevcik 4:2. 55. Sevcik 4:3.
remarks : 10. Post Shot Pedro.
Valencia - Villarreal 2:0 (1:0).
SR Collum (SCO).
goals : 13. Lato 1:0. 54. Parejo 2:0. (heg)
Created: 18.04.2019, 22:56 PM