For Mijat Gaćinović it was the year of the breakthrough. His goal against Bayern has made him famous. The Solo of the Serbs, which met in the DFB Cup final on the empty enclosure, the Munich-based zusprintete and unchallenged for the Eintracht 3:1 in injury time, was “the run of my life”. Gaćinović it has told in various Interviews many times. The circle in the year 2018 would have been able to for the offensive of Frankfurt’s midfielder close. However, shortly before Christmas, on 22. December, stopped him in the last first round game of this Bundesliga season with a muscle injury. Ironically, against Bayern, just against the opponent in the final of the Berlin Cup final.

Ralf Weitbrecht

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Gaćinović had to be before the break, replaced and is fighting since then, bitterly, to his return. The 23-year-old Serb is on this Saturday in the starting XI of the Concord, which gets it to do the back round start in the Bundesliga from 15.30 PM at the sports club Freiburg, what to look at, at least, of 47,000 spectators in the Frankfurt Arena, is rather unlikely. On Wednesday, the only public training session, when you could get a picture of the Constitution of the Frankfurter professionals, Gaćinović off the team fit. The midfield all-rounder completed several Sprints and runs.

value. Otherwise, the running strong Gaćinović was such a success moments. Goals in the Bundesliga:. The Serb is the man for the preparatory moments of the game. One, of the can open with a quickly played the Pass routes and spaces from which players benefit. Goals in Eintracht – that others are responsible. Primarily the stormy Three of the so-called Magic triangle: Luka Jović, Sébastien Haller and Ante Rebić.

Sparkling triumvirate

26 of the 34 scored first half goals to go on the account of this trio. A triumvirate that has been in the League for stormy sensation. Even national coach Joachim Löw is impressed by the Power of the Frankfurt Offensive, as he said recently on the sidelines of the new year reception of the German football League. Even qualifying for the Champions League, the Baden of trust in the state of Hesse. Until then, it is still a long way off. A, which is equal to the a number of stumbling blocks for the harmony in the offer. Freiburg, Bremen, Dortmund, Leipzig – the team of coach Adi Hütter is a lot of retrieve need to be rushed in the first half of the season – not only in the core business of the Bundesliga, but also in the Europa League – for months, from victory to victory.