On Sunday Nov 28th, in week 13, Eintracht Frankfurt will play host to Union Berlin in a meeting of these two Bundesliga teams. The game day is forecasted to be a cloudy and cold day, with daytime temperatures of only 0 degrees, making for an unpleasant day. 11th placed Eintracht Frankfurt is fresh off their 2-0 shutout win against Freiburg. Jesper Lindstrom scored the first goal for Eintracht Frankfurt in the 34th minute, then Filip Kostić added another in the 43rd minute At the end of 90 a dissapointed Freiburg couldn’t manage to score, and Eintracht Frankfurt took the shutout win. Eintracht Frankfurt is looking for direction having 3 win and 2 losses in their last 10 matches, while union Berlin is fresh off their 2-0 shutout win against Hertha BSC. Taiwo Awoniyi struck first for Union Berlin in the 8th minute, then Christopher Trimmel added another in the 30th minute on a feed from Niko Giesselmann In the end, Hertha BSC couldn’t muster any offence and Union Berlin ran away with the shutout win. Union Berlin should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 18 points in their last 10 matches.
These two teams have not yet played each other this season, so it will be interesting how the match turns out. Last season Eintracht Frankfurt won the head to head battle with 1 win.
Taiwo Awoniyi has been the most effective weapon for Union Berlin lately. The Nigerian attacker has netted 3 goals in his last 5 matches. Lucas Melo and Jens Petter Hauge are the top scorers for Eintracht Frankfurt in the last five matches, but unfortunately they only have one goal.
Oliver Glasner’s squad will be without Gonçalo Paciência, while Union Berlin will be without Christopher Lenz.