Soccer-Eintracht without a win in 2022 after draw at Augsburg
AUGSBURG, Germany (Reuters) - European hopefuls Eintracht Frankfurt drew 1-1 at Augsburg on Sunday to make it two games without a win in 2022 as they missed out on a spot in the top six.
They remain in eighth place on 28 points, three off fourth-placed Hoffenheim and two off Freiburg, who are sixth.With American teenager Ricardo Pepi making his first Bundesliga start, Augsburg began well before Daichi Kamada completed a quick break by rounding the keeper to put Eintracht in front.
Michael Gregoritsch continued his recent scoring run with his fourth goal in seven matches when he rifled in seven minutes before the break to level.The visitors were more aggressive and poured forward in the second half and another Eintracht effort landed in the goal but was ruled out for a foul.Read more: The Star »
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