were knocked out of the at the San Siro as Luka Jovic’s first half goal took Eintracht Frankfurt into the quarter-finals.

The 21-year-old forward raced clear to lob the ball over Inter keeper Samir Handanovic.

Inter, who were without Mauro Icardi, introduced 16-year-old Sebastiano Esposito, as they chased the game.

However, Frankfurt held on to reach their first quarter-final of a major an competition since 1994-95.

Luciano Spalletti’s Inter side currently reside in fourth position in , with Frankfurt in fifth position in the .

Meanwhile Slavia Prague shocked Sevilla to win 4-3 after extra-time and 6-5 on aggregate in a thrilling contest.

lost 3-1 to RB Salzburg in Austria but held on to progress to the quarter-finals 4-3 on aggregate.

Munas Dabbur, Fredrik Gulbrandsen and Christoph Leitgeb scored for last term’s semi-finalists but ’s early goal proved decisive for the club.

Villareal ease through

In Spain, Villarreal progressed after a 2-1 victory over Zenit St Petersburg to complete a comfortable 5-2 aggregate win.

Gerard Moreno and Carlos Bacca scored for the hosts with former defender Branislav Ivanovic pulling a goal back late on for the visitors.

overturned a 1-0 first-leg deficit against Dinamo Zagreb to advance after 3-1 on aggregate.

Substitute Jonas’ goal took the tie into extra-time before further goals from Ferro and Alejandro Grimaldo wrapped up their win.

Goncalo Guedes late goal saw Valencia reach the last eight after a 1-1 draw at FK Krasnodar.

Magomed Suleymanov’s 85th minute goal for the Russian club had looked as though it would take the tie into extra-time.

Line-ups

  • 1Handanovic
  • 33D’AmbrosioBooked at 20mins
  • 6de Vrij
  • 37SkriniarBooked at 90mins
  • 21Cédric SoaresSubstituted forRanocchiaat 62′minutes
  • 8Vecino
  • 20ValeroBooked at 52minsSubstituted forEspositoat 73′minutes
  • 87Candreva
  • 16PolitanoSubstituted forMerolaat 80′minutes
  • 44Perisic
  • 11Keita

Substitutes

  • 13Ranocchia
  • 27Padelli
  • 40Gavioli
  • 67Zappa
  • 68Merola
  • 70Esposito
  • 77Brozovic

Frankfurt

  • 31Trapp
  • 13Hinteregger
  • 20Hasebe
  • 2Ndicka
  • 17RodeBooked at 63minsSubstituted forMendes Paciênciaat 89′minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 24da Costa
  • 11GacinovicSubstituted forde Guzmánat 59′minutes
  • 15WillemsSubstituted forStenderaat 73′minutes
  • 10Kostic
  • 9HallerBooked at 57mins
  • 8Jovic

Substitutes

  • 1Rönnow
  • 3Falette
  • 6de Guzmán
  • 21Stendera
  • 23Russ
  • 33Tawatha
  • 39Mendes Paciência
Referee:
Ovidiu Hategan

Match Stats

Home TeamAway TeamFrankfurt
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home12
Away18
Shots on Target
Home4
Away8
Corners
Home7
Away5
Fouls
Home15
Away18

Live Text

Match ends, 0, Eintracht Frankfurt 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, 0, Eintracht Frankfurt 1.

Attempt blocked. Gonçalo Paciência (Eintracht Frankfurt) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Sébastien Haller.

Foul by Danilo D’Ambrosio ().

Sébastien Haller (Eintracht Frankfurt) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Filip Kostic (Eintracht Frankfurt) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Jonathan de Guzmán.

Booking

Milan Skriniar () is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Milan Skriniar ().

Sébastien Haller (Eintracht Frankfurt) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Booking

Gonçalo Paciência (Eintracht Frankfurt) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Attempt missed. Davide Merola () left footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Ivan Perisic.

Attempt saved. Luka Jovic (Eintracht Frankfurt) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Jonathan de Guzmán with a cross.

Substitution

Substitution, Eintracht Frankfurt. Gonçalo Paciência replaces Sebastian Rode because of an injury.

Milan Skriniar () wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Sébastien Haller (Eintracht Frankfurt).

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match Makoto Hasebe (Eintracht Frankfurt) because of an injury.

Foul by Andrea Ranocchia ().

Makoto Hasebe (Eintracht Frankfurt) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt blocked. Sébastien Haller (Eintracht Frankfurt) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Filip Kostic.

Offside, Eintracht Frankfurt. Kevin Trapp tries a through ball, but Luka Jovic is caught offside.

Substitution

Substitution, . Davide Merola replaces Matteo Politano.

Filip Kostic (Eintracht Frankfurt) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Corner, . Conceded by Martin Hinteregger.

Corner, . Conceded by Martin Hinteregger.

Attempt missed. Sebastiano Esposito () with an attempt from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Matteo Politano with a cross.

Substitution

Substitution, . Sebastiano Esposito replaces Borja Valero.

Substitution

Substitution, Eintracht Frankfurt. Marc Stendera replaces Jetro Willems.

Corner, . Conceded by Makoto Hasebe.

Attempt blocked. Milan Skriniar () right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ivan Perisic.

Keita () wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jetro Willems (Eintracht Frankfurt).

Corner, Eintracht Frankfurt. Conceded by Ivan Perisic.

Attempt saved. Antonio Candreva () right footed shot from more than 35 yards is saved in the top left corner.

Attempt saved. Matías Vecino () right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Milan Skriniar.

Attempt missed. Luka Jovic (Eintracht Frankfurt) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Jetro Willems.

Stefan de Vrij () wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Sébastien Haller (Eintracht Frankfurt).

Attempt saved. Matteo Politano () right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Ivan Perisic.