Barcelona Europa League exit to Eintracht Frankfurt dominates Spanish papers – What We Know!


Barcelona’s shock exit from the UEFA Europa League dominates the entrance pages in Spain on Friday amid anger that 20,000 Eintracht Frankfurt followers had been in a position to take over the Nou Camp.

The membership’s latest revival underneath Xavi floor to a halt as they crashed out of Europe on the quarter-final stage, falling three targets behind to the German with even a stoppage time rally inadequate.

‘What a disappointment’ ran the headline on Friday’s Diario Sport with an image of a really dejected Sergio Busquets because the favourites to raise the trophy bowed out.

Friday’s Mundo Deportivo centered on the takeover of the Nou Camp by 20,000 Eintracht Frankfurt supporters because the Bundesliga membership dumped Barcelona out the Europa League

The German club brought 20,000 fans with them, with many in home sections of the ground

The German membership introduced 20,000 followers with them, with many in house sections of the bottom

Frankfurt will play West Ham in the semi-final after their historic night in Spain

Frankfurt will play West Ham within the semi-final after their historic evening in Spain 

The entrance web page additionally centered in on one other blow for Barcelona with star midfielder Pedri compelled off at half-time with a muscle harm that would rule him out of the rest of the LaLiga season.

‘Kaputt within the Nou Kamp’ mentioned Mundo Deportivo, a reference to the German takeover contained in the stadium as 1000’s of Frankfurt followers purchased tickets in house part along with their 5,000 allocation.

Their alternative of entrance web page picture reveals a financial institution of celebrating Frankfurt followers with coach Xavi saying afterwards the membership had made a ‘clear miscalculation’, describing the ambiance as being like taking part in at a impartial floor.

'What a disappointment' said the headline on Sport as the favourites crashed out of Europe

‘What a disappointment’ mentioned the headline on Sport because the favourites crashed out of Europe

'Barca dumped out' said the headline on Marca's front page amid scenes of dejection

‘Barca dumped out’ mentioned the headline on Marca’s entrance web page amid scenes of dejection

'In white' said AS, a reference to the thousands of Eintracht fans dressed in white

‘In white’ mentioned AS, a reference to the 1000’s of Eintracht followers wearing white 

Mundo even described it as ‘hostile’ for Barcelona and ‘shameful’, phrases echoed by the membership president Joan Laporta afterwards as he requested why so many season ticket holders gave up their seats.

Naturally, the Madrid press loved the second. ‘Barca dumped out’ was Marca’s headline, with the paper making nice play that this was their second European elimination of the season after they exited the Champions League after the group stage.

Tens of thousands of Frankfurt fans flocked to Barcelona for the quarter-final second leg

Tens of 1000’s of Frankfurt followers flocked to Barcelona for the quarter-final second leg 

‘In white’ mentioned Diario AS, one other reference to the various 1000’s of visiting followers who wearing white. Adama Traore is pictured roaring in frustration behind the online after an opportunity went begging.

They are saying Barcelona had been ‘overrun for an hour’ because the Bundesliga membership went 4-1 forward on mixture earlier than being pegged again in stoppage time in a too little, too late rally.