Luka Jovic was in unstoppable form, scoring five goals as Eintracht Frankfurt crushed promoted Fortuna Dusseldorf 7-1 in the Bundesliga on Friday.
The 20-year-old Serbian is the first Frankfurt player to score five goals in a league game.
After grabbing two goals and two assists in his past two matches, he continued his rich vein of form. Jovic scored twice in quick succession during the first half after Sebastian Haller opened the scoring with a penalty.
Haller scored his second goal of the game...
Borussia Dortmund scored twice in the second half to beat Eintracht Frankfurt 3-1 on Friday and notch their second win in three league matches that put them provisionally top of the Bundesliga.
Defender Abdou Diallo put the hosts ahead with his first Bundesliga goal when he netted on the rebound after his header was initially saved in the 36th minute.
After the goal Dortmund's attack started to stutter as the midfield lost possession and Eintracht grew bolder.
Frenchman Sebastien Haller snatched...
German football association (DFB) president Reinhard Grindel moved the friendly between Germany and Peru away from Frankfurt because he was concerned about the possibility of fan violence, according to emails he sent that were obtained by Spiegel.
The game, won 2-1 by Germany at Hoffenheim's stadium in Sinsheim, was played not long after Spiegel published correspondence between Grindel and vice president Rainer Koch from February in which they discussed the proposed site of the game.
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Marco Fabian has said he wants to stay at Eintracht Frankfurt and claimed his move to Fenerbahce broke down over money rather than a medical issue.
The Mexico international, 29, was pictured with a Fenerbahce scarf at the end of August and a switch to Frankfurt appeared a formality.
"It had all been agreed on the previous week,...