Davy Klaassen suffered a big defeat against Eintracht Frankfurt with Werder Bremen on Wednesday evening. The team of substitutes Bas Dost and Jonathan de Guzman triumphed 0-3 in the Weserstadion closed to the public.
André Silva signed the opening goal fifteen minutes after half-time. The Portuguese headed in from close by after a cross from former FC Groningen striker Filip Kostic. Stefan Ilsanker made it 0-2 in the 81st minute, immediately after his substitution.
The Dutch striker started on the bench and entered the field in the 77th minute, five minutes before De Guzman also made an appearance as a substitute. The midfielder provided the assist for Ilsanker's 0-3 in the last minute. Klaassen joined the home team the entire game.
For Werder Bremen, the defeat is a damper after a number of hopeful results. The relegation candidate resumed the league with a 1-4 loss against Bayer Leverkusen, but then remained unbeaten against SC Freiburg (0-1), Borussia Mönchengladbach (0-0) and Schalke 04 (0-1).
Due to the loss against Frankfurt, Werder Bremen is stuck with seventeenth and penultimate places with 25 points. The bottom two clubs are relegated directly to the Second Bundesliga. Frankfurt rises to eleventh place.
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