After his designated move to Juventus Turin, Filip Kostic said goodbye to Eintracht Frankfurt and the fans in an emotional message. “Thank you for believing in me when no one else did!” the Serb wrote Instagram.
“I would like to say a heartfelt thank you to the club, all the wonderful people who work at the club, the teammates, the coaches, the management, the fans and the whole city for making my stay at the club and in the city unforgettable have,” explained Kostic, who has played for the SBU since 2018 and could bring in up to 20 million euros for Eintracht.
He also addressed the supporters: “We bled together for the colors of the club, you in the stands and we on the field. Together we managed to write club history by winning the Europa League. Thank you for everything the love and support you gave me. We couldn’t have done it without you. I will carry you in my heart forever.” He closed his message with three hearts.
Already in the UEFA Supercup against Real Madrid Kostic was no longer in the Frankfurt squad, on Thursday he was in Turin for medical examinations, in the afternoon the change was registered with the league. An official announcement from the two clubs is still pending.
Eintracht coach Oliver Glasner announced that an external replacement would be hired. You could strike at the old lady of all places. With Luca Pellegrini, who should come on loan, there is loud Sky Sport Italia advanced conversations. The medical check-up is scheduled for Friday.