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Sports News of Thursday, 19 May 2022


Eintracht Frankfurt present Europa League trophy to Tony Yeboah

Former Black Stars striker, Anthony Yeboah ( Second from left) Former Black Stars striker, Anthony Yeboah ( Second from left)

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Eintracht Frankfurt win first European trophy in 42 years

2022 UEFA Europa League winners, Eintracht Frankfurt have presented their trophy to Anthony Yeboah and other legends of the club after their victory on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.

Eintracht Frankfurt defeated Scottish club Rangers 5-4 on penalties to win the Europa League thus ending their 42-year wait for an European trophy.

Anthony Yeboah and other legends of Frankfurt were at the Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán in Sevilla in Spain to witness their club's victory in European football and they were given the honour to hold the trophy.

The German club beat Rangers 5-4 on penalties after a 1-1 draw in 120 minutes of action to win their first European trophy after 42 years.

Anthony Yeboah was a cult hero in Germany for Frankfurt from 1990-1995 after scoring 68 goals for the German club in 123 appearances.

He also won the top scorer's award on two occasions (1992/93 and 1993/94) before leaving to join Leeds United in the English Premier League.

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