EINTRACHT FRANKFURT now has UEFA Champions League football and UEFA Super Cup to play in the coming season.
In 1980 (on away goals rule) Frankfurt won the title through a 3-3 aggregate win from a two-legged final with Borussia Monchengladbach.
42 years later, Frankfurt has the title in their hands once again.
Kevin Trapp’s goalkeeping heroics forced the game into the penalty kickoffs.
Kevin Trapp’s goalkeeping heroics made the difference in the penalty kickoffs.
FRANKFURT 1-1 RANGERS (5-4 pen).
2021/22 UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE Champions: EINTRACHT FRANKFURT.
Frankfurt showed the initiative to win the match in the early parts of the match but it was Rangers that were pressing harder for the win towards the end of the match.
Joe Aribo took advantage of a defensive slip to get Rangers a goal up in the 57th, and Rafael Borre poached in the equalizing goal in the 69th minute to get Frankfurt level.
Aaron Ramsey was the only one to miss his penalty in the kickoffs.
James Tavernier (Rangers) – GOAL
Christopher Lenz (Frankfurt) – GOAL
Steven Davis (Rangers) – GOAL
Ajdin Hrustic (Frankfurt) – GOAL
Scot Arfield (Rangers) – GOAL
Daichi Kamada (Frankfurt) – GOAL
Aaron Ramsey (Rangers) – MISS
Filip Kostic (FRANKFURT) – GOAL
Kemar Roofe (RANGERS) – GOAL
Rafael Santos Borre (FRANKFURT) – GOAL