Frankfurt secure crucial win match in controversial visit to Antwerp

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An injury-time penalty secured Eintracht Frankfurt a crucial 1-0 Europa League win away to Antwerp on Thursday in a match overshadowed by fan trouble. Visiting keeper Kevin Trapp received treatment after a pyrotechnic device thrown from the crowd exploded near his feet and angry home fans tried to storm the pitch after Goncalo Paciencia slotted in a 91st minute spot-kick. “This does not belong in football,” said Frankfurt coach Oliver Glasner. The decisive penalty was awarded when Dinis Almeida fouled Jesper Lindstrom in the box. “We are very relieved,” said Glasner. “It was a hard bit of work…

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