FRANKFURT, Germany: RB Leipzig wasted their probability to hitch champions Bayern Munich on the prime of the Bundesliga after drawing 1-1 at Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday.
The Bavarians had earlier slipped up at dwelling in opposition to Werder Bremen by the identical rating, giving Leipzig an opportunity to hitch them on 19 factors with a win.
Instead it was the hosts who scored first, with Aymen Barkok breaking the impasse two minutes from halftime.
The Morocco worldwide slotted in after three Leipzig defenders had didn’t clear a deep free kick floated in from the midway line.
The guests, who face Paris St Germain within the Champions League on Tuesday, levelled with Yussuf Poulsen’s very good flick from Angelino’s well-timed cross within the 57th.
It was Frankfurt who had the higher probabilities to attain once more within the second half, with Leipzig’s greatest effort coming within the 88th when keeper Kevin Trapp denied Poulsen from shut vary.
Leipzig drop to 3rd place on 17, with Bayer Leverkusen in second on 18 and Bayern prime on 19.