Lindstrom strike sinks Freiburg as Frankfurt rally

Danish rising star Jesper Lindstrom picked up his first Bundesliga objective on Sunday as Eintracht Frankfurt pulled additional away from the relegation struggle with a 2-Zero win at Freiburg.

Lindstrom, 21, struck halfway by the primary half to ship Frankfurt on their approach to a much-needed third win of the season and put the brakes on Freiburg’s good begin to the marketing campaign.

The win sees Frankfurt, who’ve struggled underneath new coach Oliver Glasner this season, transfer 5 factors away from the underside three.

Having remained unbeaten for the primary 10 video games of the marketing campaign, high-flying Freiburg are nonetheless in third regardless of shedding each of their final two video games.

Frankfurt took the lead on 34 minutes, Lindstrom opening his German league account with a poacher’s end.

After unsettling the Freiburg backline with a darting run into the field, Lindstrom pounced on a unfastened ball within the space and prodded it into the underside nook.

Filip Kostic doubled the lead with a flukish free-kick simply earlier than half-time, his cross from deep lacking everybody within the field and bouncing contained in the close to put up.

Freiburg hit the put up and had a penalty attraction waved away in an entertaining second half, however had been unable to carry onto their nine-game unbeaten run at dwelling.

Their first dwelling defeat of the season was additionally their first of their new stadium, which opened final month.

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