Late Kostic objective earns Frankfurt first league win at Bayern in 21 years

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MUNICH, Germany, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Eintracht Frankfurt’s Filip Kostic drilled dwelling an 83rd minute objective to stun Bayern Munich and snatch a 2-1 Bundesliga win on Sunday, incomes a primary league victory at Bayern in 21 years and snapping the hosts’ nine-game successful run in all competitions.

Kostic picked up the ball on the sting of the field, charged ahead and beat keeper Manuel Neuer with a robust low drive within the 83rd minute to seal Eintracht’s first win of the season.

The Bavarians stay prime of the desk with 16 factors from seven video games regardless of their first defeat, one level forward of Borussia Dortmund and Freiburg in second and third respectively.

The dwelling facet took the lead when Leon Goretzka benefited from a Martin Hinteregger mistake to attain within the twenty ninth minute.

The Austrian defender shortly made amends by powering a header into the web for the equaliser three minutes later.

Both groups every had an opportunity to take the lead earlier than the break with Eintracht’s Almamy Toure forcing an outstanding save from Neuer within the forty third minute and Bayern’s Serge Gnabry hitting the submit from shut vary a minute later.

Eintracht keeper Kevin Trapp was stored busy within the second half, repeatedly denying Gnabry, Leroy Sane and Robert Lewandowski because the hosts pushed ahead looking for the winner.

Yet it was Eintracht who scored what proved to be the winner in opposition to the run of play by means of Kostic earlier than Trapp made one other key save in stoppage time to palm a Goretzka shot broad.

Reporting by Karolos Grohmann; Editing by Ken Ferris

Soccer Football - Bundesliga - Bayern Munich v Eintracht Frankfurt - Allianz Arena, Munich, Germany - October 3, 2021 Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller in action with Eintracht Frankfurt's Timothy Chandler REUTERS/Andreas Gebert

Soccer Football - Bundesliga - Bayern Munich v Eintracht Frankfurt - Allianz Arena, Munich, Germany - October 3, 2021 Bayern Munich's Niklas Sule in action with Eintracht Frankfurt's Filip Kostic REUTERS/Andreas Gebert

Soccer Football - Bundesliga - Bayern Munich v Eintracht Frankfurt - Allianz Arena, Munich, Germany - October 3, 2021 Bayern Munich's Jamal Musiala in action REUTERS/Andreas Gebert