He may have had to settle for a share of the spoils on his full debut for the club, but Marco Fabian put in another impressive display for Eintracht Frankfurt in the goalless draw at FC Augsburg.
Match report: Fabian shines as Frankfurt draw in Augsburg
In an exclusive interview with bundesliga.com following the Matchday 19 stalemate, the Mexico international reveals how he's settled in at Frankfurt, shares his thoughts on friend and team-mate Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez and the upcoming Superbowl...
bundesliga.com: How happy are you with your first starting performance in the Bundesliga?
Marco Fabian: I’m happy to have played my first game from the start here in the Bundesliga. It was a difficult game. We knew it’d be an interesting match; Augsburg are tough at home. But we played well, showed our character and the effort the whole team put in was good.
bundesliga.com: It was a big fight today. Did you have to change your game for the Bundesliga?
Fabian: (Laughs) I knew that you have to fight throughout every game. The intensity and the level of play is high here; you have to fight and win your challenges. But I’m adapting increasingly well and getting used to the rhythm of the game here. I’m happy because I felt very good today.
bundesliga.com: It looks like you have integrated very well. How do you feel in Frankfurt?