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Is there a German final in Seville? Eintracht Frankfurt and RB Leipzig are just one step away from the Europa League final. In the Bundesliga, Hertha could make a perfect save.

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02/05/2022 | Status: 04:48 AM

The final match between two teams in the German Bundesliga summons German football into the European League. Eintracht Frankfurt and RB Leipzig both entered the first leg of the semi-finals with a slim victory.

In the first division, on the other hand, English-Spanish duels enter the next round – with the advantages of Liverpool and Manchester City. At the weekend, all eyes will be on the relegation battle in the Bundesliga and the promotion race in the House of Representatives.

Monday games

At the end of Day 32, the focus is on the race for the Champions League places. RB Leipzig is under pressure in Borussia Mönchengladbach after SC Freiburg beat the Saxons again. Small circle closing for coach Domenico Tedesco. The first leg was his first as a coach at RB right-back, when Leipzig won 4-1. In the meantime, Bayer Leverkusen wants to consolidate third place by beating its guest, Eintracht Frankfurt.

European League

Germany final imminent. Both Eintracht Frankfurt (2-1 at West Ham) and RB Leipzig (1-0 against Glasgow Rangers) are in a good starting position for the return leg on Thursday night at 9pm. This will be the first German final in the international competition since Bayern and BVB fought the Champions League title in 2013. After the victory at the Olympic Stadium in London, Eintracht wants the next celebration in front of their fans, and Cup finalist Leipzig is challenged with a home win at Ibrox Stadium .

Champions League

Will there be another English Premier League final? Liverpool’s side, coached by Jurgen Klopp, can reach the final in perfect form after beating Villarreal 2-0 in the first leg on Tuesday. On Wednesday, Manchester City travels with a 4-3 lead over Spanish champions Real Madrid. The final will take place in Paris on May 28. Chelsea won the title last year in the final against Man City.

relegation battle

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Hertha BSC, VFP Stuttgart and Armenia Bielefeld are still in the Bundesliga relegation battle. The best cards are owned by the Berlin players, whose 15th place victory over FSV Mainz 05 makes them ideal for survival in the league. VfB is 16 in the table. He is only two points ahead of Armenia, but has to travel to the tough away game at Bayern Munich. The Bielefeld team is guests at VfL Bochum. SpVgg Greuther Fürth has been confirmed as the first relegated team.

climb race

Unlike Senate Football, things are very exciting at the top of the Second Division. With only five points left, five teams can still hope to advance: Schalke 04, Darmstadt, Bremen, Hamburg and St. Pauli. Schalke can make the Bundesliga return to perfection on the second to last day. That would require a home win against fifth-placed St. Pauli and a foul by either Darmstadt or Bremen, who were only two points worse. “We haven’t achieved anything yet, we have to keep the tension high – then we can achieve a lot with our fans,” said coach Mike Buskins.

German Women’s League

After losing in the semi-finals of the Champions League, women’s football club Wolfsburg want to focus on the latest spurt of the season. On Wednesday, the VfL travels to SGS Essen (7.15pm/MagentaSport) and could take a big step towards the seventh championship. With the win, Wolves could extend their lead to four points over Bayern Munich after two games remaining. In the event that Bayer lose to Bayer Leverkusen two days later, the Wolfsburg team can become champions on Friday without any fault on their part.

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