Two double scorers, four goals – but not a winner in the high-class neighborhood duel between Mainz 05 and Eintracht Frankfurt. 2:2 it was said on Wednesday evening in front of 30800 spectators, not only the goals of Robin Quasion (10. and 36.) and Luka Jovic (31. 45.+1) got, but also a highly respectable football game between the League’s fifth harmony and the rank eleventh in Mainz.

Ralf Weitbrecht

sports editor.

F. A. Z.

It was not only the day of the exciting neighborhood duel. It is also the day on which the contract was extensions. The Concord, which had agreed to the start of the week with their players Makoto Hasebe, Marco Russ and Gelson Fernandes on a continuation of the respective contracts, posted on Wednesday a Agreement with assistant coach Armin Reuters faucet.

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Also, the two athletics coach Martin Spohrer and Markus Murrer and Thomas Westphal, head of the game, as well as Reuters Hahn, up to and including 30. June 2021 to the “Staff” of Concord, as designated sports Board Fredi Bobic in an Association message. “Armin Reuters Hahn is a loyal professional who has made in the past few years, a great Job,” said Bobic. In the case of the people of Mainz a few days, was bound to be higher as a leader in the long term. Sporting Director Rouven Schröder, initially until mid-2020, under contract standing, continues its work for a further two years up to and including 30. June 2022. The 43-Year-old in the summer of 2016 for the sporting fortunes of the Mainz responsible. “Rouven Schröder stands for competence, consistency and straightforwardness,” said the Mainz Chairman of the Supervisory Board Detlev Höhne.

consistency and directness were to be seen on Wednesday evening in the Mainz Arena, because this neighborhood duel on a high level and was one of the Best we have both Teams so far under first-class conditions. It was the Mainz, who were anxious to achieve an early goal. In the sixth Minute, Jean-Philippe Mateta with a shot from half-right Position in the penalty area tried it, but was disturbed slightly by Eintracht defender Evan Ndicka. Better made it the superior Quaison, the determined with the left dimension and took the Ball unsustainable national goalkeeper Kevin Trapp to the 1:0 in the Frankfurt goal scored (10.). It is a first exclamation mark and at the same time, a Signal that this Derby would still win in terms of dynamics and quality. The Eintracht had the bad luck that an offside goal from Jovic has not been recognized to law (16.), it was after a good half hour reason to Cheer. This time, Jovic rule standards, and the Serbian profited from a counter of the extra class. It was a perfect attack, and graduated from Concord on the stations Sebastien Haller, Jonathan de Guzman and Filip Kostic from own half – prepared, and the Jovic with his eleventh goal of the season.

The answer of Mainz, was not long in waiting. Again, the trick was rich and agile Quaison, the met and the zero-fives again in the lead (36.). The 30800 viewers, whether they sympathized with Mainz or Frankfurt, had their bright joy of this high-class, fast-paced game, in the Rhine-Main-neighbors met eye-to-eye. The expression of this came in the injury time of the first half, Jovic once again excelled and following a corner from de Guzman with the head to the 2:2 full-stretched.

After the break, the match lost a little momentum, but nothing of their power. The Eintracht defence, in the Simon Falette for the injured Hasebe on the Position of the free man was brought, was in consequence of the Mainz attacks and left it in the sum of the two counter-goals of the first half. Falette was it, the chance made a Mainzer large dashed as he cleared a shot of Boetius in front of the goal (75.). Happiness and harmony not previously had that referee Siebert evaluated the use of Salcedo, who had thrown in a shot of Aaron, as a hand-held game. Five minutes later, it was Trapp, parried outstanding against Boetius, and the 2:2 secured. The in the 72. Minute substitute Ante Rebic could have been in a promising Position for the Frankfurter punch line in the end of worry, but failed at the Mainz goalkeeper talents. The series has consisted of: The harmony still searching for their first Bundesliga victory in Mainz, but will be this time have been happy with the point.