Player of the Day

FC Player of the Day, 5 Feb: Filip Kostic (Eintracht Frankfurt)

Two fantastic finishes from the Serbian settled a thrilling DFB-Pokal clash with RB Leipzig

12:15pm on Wednesday 5th February 2020
Martin Macdonald
27 yrs - DM, AM (L) - Frankfurt
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In a brilliant, exciting DFB-Pokal clash, Frankfurt got the better of RB Leipzig 3-1 and their victory was largely down to some superb finishing by the flying attacker Filip Kostic.

With his side already 1-0 ahead courtesy of an Andre Silva penalty, Kostic sprinted clear of the Red Bull defence to finish clinically across the goalkeeper.

And after Dani Olmo had pulled one back for the visitors, Kostic then strode through on the left and once again arrowed his finish into the far corner and ended the contest.

Kostic has been a bright spark for Frankfurt this season and will be hoping that he can take his performance into the Bundesliga matches ahead, after seeing off the long-time league leaders.

Filip Kostic's fixtures, results, statistics and FC ranking

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