Monday 1 June 2020 ,
Monday 1 June 2020 ,
Latest News
  • BNP brands hike in bus fares ‘anti-people’
  • Govt providing Tk2,000cr to commercial banks as subsidy: PM
  • Noted TV personality Mustafa Kamal Syed dies from coronavirus
  • Coronavirus Bangladesh: Highest 40 deaths, 2545 new cases in 24 hrs
  • Coronavirus Bangladesh: Total cases rise to 47,153; death toll jumps to 650
  • 82.87pc pass, 1,35,898 GPA-5 in SSC, equivalent exams
  • Educational institutions not reopening now: PM
  • Govt increases bus fares by 60 pc
  • Rajshahi board tops in SSC results
  • Coronavirus Hotline Numbers: 01944333222, 16263, 333; website: www.corona.gov.bd
20 October, 2019 00:00 00 AM
Print

Leverkusen blow chance to go top of Bundesliga

AFP, Berlin

Goncalo Paciencia scored twice in the first half as Eintracht Frankfurt beat Bayer Leverkusen 3-0 on Friday to deny the visitors the chance to move top of the Bundesliga. The Portuguese forward fired Frankfurt ahead inside five minutes as he latched on to a Danny Da Costa pass and held off two defenders to stroke the ball under Lukas Hradecky.

Paciencia won a penalty on the quarter-hour when his shot was blocked by the hands of a sliding Aleksandar Dragovic, rolling home the spot-kick to double the lead for the hosts. Eintracht goalkeeper Frederik Ronnow, deputising for the injured Kevin Trapp, kept Leverkusen at bay with a string of stops from Karim Bellarabi, Lucas Alario and Kai Havertz.

Leverkusen were awarded a penalty midway through the second half for an apparent handball by Djibril Sow but the decision was correctly overturned following a VAR review. Dutch striker Bas Dost wrapped up the victory for Frankfurt 10 minutes from time as he brushed off Dragovic to net his third league goal of the season.

Eintracht moved level with Leverkusen as part of a cluster of six teams on 14 points, two adrift of leaders Borussia Moenchengladbach. Marco Rose's Gladbach go to Borussia Dortmund on Saturday while second-placed Wolfsburg travel to RB Leipzig.

Defending champions Bayern Munich will attempt to bounce back from a 2-1 loss at home to Hoffenheim when they visit Bavarian neighbours Augsburg.

 

Comments

Most Viewed
Digital Edition
Archive
SunMonTueWedThuFri Sat
010203040506
07080910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930
More Sports stories
Premier clubs may face trouble with foreign players’ contracts When the deadly COVID-19 is a big strike for the world economy, also a huge blow for the world sports, as there millions of dollars transaction use to deal round the year. The sports oganisers all over…

Copyright © All right reserved.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman

Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman
Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Disclaimer & Privacy Policy
....................................................
About Us
....................................................
Contact Us
....................................................
Advertisement
....................................................
Subscription

Powered by : Frog Hosting