West Ham defeated Eintracht Frankfurt 1-2 in the Europa League semi-finals

West Ham defeated Eintracht Frankfurt 1-2 in the Europa League semi-finals

West Ham lost 1-2 to its German rival, Eintracht Frankfurt, in the match that was held Thursday evening at the Olympic Stadium in the British capital, London, in the first leg of the European Championship semi-finals. League for the current season 2021-2022.

Eintracht Frankfurt opened the scoring in the first minute of the match via Ansgar Knauf, with an early scoring start.

While West Ham’s goal came through the team’s top scorer, Michel Antonio, in the 21st minute of the match.

Eintracht scored the winning goal in the 54th minute through Daichi Kamada.

Eintracht Frankfurt reached the 2022 European League semi-finals, at the expense of Barcelona, ​​while West Ham qualified for the semi-finals at the expense of Lyon.

West Ham and Eintracht Frankfurt met for the second time in the European competition, as the London club had previously eliminated the German team in the Cup Winners’ Cup semi-finals in the 1975-76 season.

West Ham’s only previous home game against Eintracht Frankfurt had seen them win 3-1 at Upton Park, and that match was the last time West Ham had faced German teams in the European competition.

The final match of the current edition of the European League will be held on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium in Seville, Spain.

The winner of the UEFA Europa League 2022 will receive a prize money of 8.5 million euros, the second-place winner will receive 4.5 million euros, the semi-finalists will receive 2.4 million euros, and the clubs that have reached the quarter-finals will receive. 1.5 million euros.

Sevilla are the masters of the Europa League having won the title 6 times in their history.

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