Hans-Joachim Watzke wants a German final in the Europa League between Eintracht Frankfurt and RB Leipzig.
“If we could do that, that would be extraordinary,” said the supervisory board head of the German Football League shortly before the kick-off of the semi-final second leg of the Hessian Bundesliga club against West Ham United on Thursday evening (9:00 p.m.) the TV station “RTL”
Leipzig is fighting for the same time at the Glasgow Rangers for moving into the final on May 18 in Seville.
“In 2013 we had a German final in the Champions League and of course everyone dreamed of getting one in the Europa League in 2022,” said Borussia Dortmund, managing director.
The BVB was eliminated in the group phase of the Champions League this season and then failed in the intermediate round of the Europa League on the Glasgow Rangers.