Bayern Munich face Eintracht Frankfurt at the Allianz Arena on Saturday, April 28. Here’s all the info you need to watch.
Bayern Munich lost their first game at the Allianz Arena on Wednesday, falling 2-1 to Real Madrid in the Champions League. On Saturday, Bayern host Eintracht Frankfurt and future manager Niko Kovac, who will replace Jupp Heynckes at the end of the season. Frankfurt have struggled in recent weeks, falling out of the top six.
On Tuesday, Bayern travel to Madrid for the second leg with Real. After seeing Arjen Robben, Jerome Boateng and Javi Martinez all being subbed off with injuries, Heynckes will not take any chances on Saturday. Already without Manuel Neuer, David Alaba, Arturo Vidal and Kingsley Coman, Bayern cannot afford any more injuries. Sandro Wagner, Sebastian Rudy, Corentin Tolisso, Juan Bernat and Niklas Sule will likely all start against Eintracht.
Eintracht Frankfurt have struggled over their last eight games, winning only two games and picking up seven points. Frankfurt have struggled with injuries lately. Eintracht could have eight players miss the game with injuries and Makoto Hasebe will miss the game with a suspension. Sebastien Haller and Luka Jovic lead the front line for Kovac. The two strikers are tied for the team lead with eight goals apiece.
The Bundesliga match between Bayern Munich and Eintracht Frankfurt will be broadcast on FS2. Live streaming is available on Fox Sports Go, which you can access with your cable or satellite subscription, either online or through their app.
Bayern defeated Frankfurt in the previous game this season 1-0. The two teams will play again on May 19 in the DFB Pokal Final.