The offensive man from Eintracht Frankfurt dominated the first round and ensured the Hessians 2-0 lead with his actions. “His performance in the first half was world class,” enthused Adi Hütter after the 2-1 win against the reigning sextuple winner.
“A world class goal!” Hütter ennobles Younes
It was the twelfth minute when Leroy Sane and Niklas Süle could no longer prevent the brilliant pass to Filip Kostic, which led to the 1-0. In the 31st minute, Younes was cleared by Daichi Kamada and hit the corner with the utmost precision from the left position in the penalty area.
The n there was only Süle in front of me and then I took the risk. It worked,” said Younes happily.
The 27-year-old then ran to the bench, picked up one of the commemorative shirts for the victims of the Hanau attack with the words “Say their names” on it and held it up like a trophy.
“We must not forget and think of the people who are affected by it. I am depressed that something so bad has happened. Of course, my action does not bring the victims back. But the family members just know that we are thinking of them” , Younes admitted Sky Insight into its inner workings.
The whole city sticks together and the association is a symbol of that.”
Löw sees a strong Amin Younes in the stadium
The national coach can no longer overlook the again strong performance, which was garnished with the fourth competitive game goal in 2021 – even if he could not set any further accents in the second round.
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Hütter was completely enthusiastic about the outstanding first 45 minutes: “Amin was a constant source of unrest. He solved one-on-one situations so that we could take the next step forward. Amin received extra praise, because he was the player in the first half. ”
Younes is a type of player that you won’t find anywhere else in this way in Germany. “I have not yet trained a kicker in this form,” admitted Hütter. Should Löw take him to the European Championship? “I can’t decide what the national coach is up to. He has a wide range of players. But I’ve seen Amin Younes’ best performance of the season since he’s with us.”
So there is no getting around Younes with a view to the EM
The “difference player” who is from SPORT1 Already after the 2-2 draw at SC Freiburg was mentioned as a possible European Championship surprise, the first team can no longer be imagined without Eintracht.
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The fourth place of Eintracht is closely linked to the name Younes, in the 1: 4 defeat in the DFB Cup at Bayer Leverkusen, the game only overturned after his injury-related replacement.
The five-time national player would have to find a place in the squad for the European Championship, at least in the upcoming qualifying games for the World Cup in Qatar, Younes should get a probation chance.
Eintracht has succeeded in a transfer coup
From Eintracht’s point of view, the next top transfer in the era of sports director Fredi Bobic was successful. He brought Younes on loan from SSC Napoli for two years with a subsequent purchase option.
And it is already clear: there is no longer any doubt that this deal will be fixed.