Soccer: Kamada double helps Frankfurt progress in German Cup


Japanese midfielder Daichi Kamada scored a brace on Monday as Europa League winners Eintracht Frankfurt started the season strong with a 4-0 victory in the first round of the German Cup at Magdeburg. Kamada netted the opening goal from Filip Kostic's cross just four minutes in and Jesper Lindstrom deposited a right-footed shot on the rebound in the 31st minute as Frankfurt went into the break with a two-goal lead. Kamada then struck from the right side of the box just before the hour mark to make it 3-0, and substitute Lucas Alario added the fourth in the last minute of regular time. Eintracht...

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