Frankfurt / Main (dpa) – Bundesliga club Eintracht Frankfurt has signed AC Milan striker André Silva on loan.
The 24-year-old Portuguese international was awarded a contract until June 30, 2023, the Hessians announced. Originally the loan from Silva was agreed until 2021. “We have seen the capacities André has in recent months,” said sports director Fredi Bobic. “He is a young and flexible attacker who still has development potential at the age of 24.”
In his first season for Eintracht, Silva scored twelve times in the Bundesliga and scored two goals each in the DFB Cup and the Europa League. In the ten league games after the restart in the Corona crisis, he was successful eight times.