Leipzig football players defended their triumph in the German Cup

Leipzig football players defended their triumph in the German Cup

Fotbalisté Leipzig won the German Cup

Final match of the German Football Cup Leipzig – Frankfurt, June 3, 2023, Berlin. The Leipzig players are rejoicing over the win.

Berlin – After a year, the Leipzig football players once again dominated the German Cup. They beat Eintracht Frankfurt 2-0 in the Berlin final and won the trophy for the second time in history. French midfielder Christopher Nkunku and Hungarian midfielder Dominik Szoboszlai earned the goals in the second half with a spot-kick.

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The Saxon club has made it to the finals in each of the last three years and four times in the last five years. In 2019, he still lost to Bayern Munich and the year before last to Borussia Dortmund, but last year he saw off for the first time after a penalty shootout with Freiburg. he led the team to triumph in the Europa League.

The victory of Leipzig, which secured a start in the Champions League with third place in the Bundesliga, means that Leverkusen, with Czech representatives Adam Hložek and Patrik Schick, will eventually slip from sixth place in the table to European leagues. Frankfurt will take Bayer's place in the European Conference League as the seventh top-flight team. In the event of a cup win, Eintracht would play in the Europa League.

German Football Cup Final in Berlin:

Leipzig – Frankfurt 2:0 (0:0)< /p>

Goals: 71. Nkunku, 85. Szoboszlai.