Rangers F.C. The protagonist of a European tournament final again after 14 years in the shadows; However, The competitor you have to face In an attempt to win the Continental Cup 50 years later, Left an indelible mark On top of that Semi-final Then European Champions Trophy (Champions League today), 1959-1960 season.
The Eintracht FrankfurtThe team he will meet at the Ramon Sanchez-Bijuan Stadium this afternoon, He scored a dozen goals In two games In the prelude to the final of the 1959-1960 seasonNo Germany qualified 12-4.
This memory from 62 years ago comes from the history of European club competitions One of the worst targets in the final phase key. Intract Won the match 6-1 Deutsche Bank Park in Germany On April 13, 1960 and May 5 Dose 6-3 repeat Is in it Ibrox Park From the city Glasgow.
Both teams are looking forward to their second Continental title. Frankfurt won the UEFA Europa League in the 1979-1980 season Imposes on Borussia Montserrat GladbachAnd the Scots raised theirs The European Cup Winners’ Cup 1971-1972 Dynamo defeated Moscow.
None of these teams have been crowned since then; Glasgow Success is near Europa League However, in the 2007-2008 campaign Janet fell in the final against Moscow On the field Etihad GroundHouse of City of Manchester.
Road to the final in Seville
To achieve the decisive match Rangers F.C.Who came to the match from Playoff roundSecond place in Group a With eight points, and Below Olympic Lyon It took the field with 16 units.
They won the 16th final Borussia Dortmund, He sent it off in the 16th round Red starIn rooms Underwear And inside Semi-final in Leipzig. Meanwhile, The Eintracht Frankfurt Came to the final stage of the competition First Qualification from Group D. 12 points and above Olympiacos, Fenerbahce And modest clubs from Belgium, Royal Antwerp.
He went straight to the eighth, and There he won the Real Betis Of the Mexicans Andrew saved Y Diego Lines. In Barcelona were eliminated in the quarterfinals And in Semi-final Left West Ham United.
How and where to watch the Frankfurt VS Rangers game?
- Europa League final
- Eintracht Frankfurt vs Rangers
- Date: Wednesday, May 18th
- Time: 2:00 p.m.
- Broadcast channels: ESPN and Fox Sports