EXTRA TIME: Eintracht Frankfurt honour Kevin-Prince Boateng

Kevin-Prince Boateng
Just before the Eagles’ match on Thursday, the Ghana international was rewarded by his former club after addressing fans at the Commerzbank-Arena

German Bundesliga side Eintracht Frankfurt showed their appreciation to Kevin-Prince Boateng before thrashing Lazio 4-1 in their Uefa Europa League meeting.

Boateng left the Frankfurt outfit this summer after helping them to win the German Cup last season - their first major silverware in 32 years

On Thursday, the 31-year-old who joined Sassuolo in July was given a rare opportunity to address fans and also bid the club farewell at the Commerzbank-Arena before kick-off.

After, he was presented a memorabilia of his time at the club.

A brace from Danny da Costa and goals from Filip Kostic and Luka Jovic. capped the midfielder’s trip to Germany which he described as ‘a special night’.

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Thank you @eintrachtfrankfurt for a special night!! Atmosphere and fans 🔥🔥🔥

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Boateng has been in fine form for his Italian Serie A side where he has scored four goals in seven appearances across all competitions this season.