Eintracht Frankfurt – Hannover is on GolTV at 2:30pm. Eintracht Frankfurt are 11th in the Bundesliga table with Hannover 3 points behind in 13th. Eintracht were shutout 2-0 by Schalke last Friday and Hannover beat Hamburg 2-1. That was Hannover’s first win since March 15th. Hannover are 6 points above the relegation zone.
Prior to the win against Hamburg, Hannover coach Tayfon Korkut said “the success of Hannover 96 has to be everyone’s top priority. We’re not happy with our current situation. We have to focus on improving the team’s morale and preparing for our next game.”
The Strongest – Defensor Sporting meet in the 2014 Copa Libertadores Round of 16 first-leg on Fox Deportes at 8pm. The Copa Libertadores might not be the top tournament on the mind of many American soccer fans. Most know this is the top club soccer tournament in South America and that it involves Liga MX clubs. Defensor Spoorting won Group 5 and The Strongest finished 2nd in Group 1 to advance to the Round of 16. The Copa Libertadores uses the away goals rule in the knockout stage, then 30 minutes of extra time, and finally penalties. Two Liga MX clubs are still alive, Santos Laguna and Leon. All Times Eastern