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RB Leipzig line up against guests Gladbach at Red Bull Arena in this Bundesliga 1 match on Saturday.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the RB Leipzig v Gladbach game - plus the latest betting odds.
RB Leipzig, who won their previous game, will hope for a similar result following a 0-3 Bundesliga 1 success vs Hertha Berlin.
In that match, RB Leipzig managed 53% possession and 14 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. For RB Leipzig, the goals were scored by Marcel Sabitzer (28'), Nordi Mukiele (71') and Willi Orban (84'). For their opponents, Hertha BSC got 9 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target.
An interesting trait of more recent RB Leipzig games is the high number of scores with a nil in them.
From their previous 6 matches leading up to this one, in as many as 5 of them a wager on BTTS would have been a loser. We shall soon find out if that trend will be continued on into this next match.
Their past results show that RB Leipzig:
- have not emerged victorious against Borussia Mönchengladbach in their last 2 matches in the league.
- are undefeated in their previous 3 home league matches.
After a loss in their previous game against Manchester City in Champions League competition, Gladbach and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that game, Borussia Mönchengladbach had 39% possession and 3 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target. On the other side, Manchester City got 9 shots at goal with 4 on target. Bernardo Silva (29') and Gabriel Jesus (65') scored for Manchester City.
The stats don’t lie, and Gladbach have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 8 goals in all. At the back, Gladbach can certainly do much better.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Borussia Mönchengladbach:
- are unbeaten in their previous 6 away league matches.
- are without an away win for the past 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
A look at their prior head to head clashes stretching back to 03/02/2018 shows us that RB Leipzig have won 4 of them and Gladbach 1, with the number of drawn results standing at 1.
15 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 10 for Leipzig and 5 netted by Gladbach. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.5.
The last league game featuring the two was Bundesliga 1 match day 6 on 31/10/2020 when the final score was Borussia Mönchengladbach 1-0 RB Leipzig.
On that occasion, Borussia Mönchengladbach had 48% possession and 5 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. The scorer was Hannes Wolf (60').
At the other end, RB Leipzig got 15 shots on goal with 3 on target.
The referee was Daniel Siebert.
Team News: RB Leipzig
Konrad Laimer (Ankle fracture) and Dominik Szoboszlai (Adductor problems) won’t be able to feature for RB Leipzig boss Julian Nagelsmann.
Team News: Gladbach
Gladbach boss Marco Rose has a number of players out of action. Torben Müsel (Unknown Injury), Stefan Lainer (Hamstring Injury), Famana Quizera (Shoulder Injury) and Mamadou Doucouré (Knock) will miss out on this game.
We’re of the view that Gladbach are certainly able to score a goal against this RB Leipzig team, although it probably shouldn’t be as many as they’ll concede.
We’re predicting both teams to score in a 2-1 winning score for RB Leipzig at the end of this one. Looking forward to this.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Red Bull Arena (42,959)
Captain: Marcel Sabitzer
Chairman: Oliver Mintzlaff
Manager: Julian Nagelsmann
Competitions: Bundesliga 1 position 2, DFB-Pokal (Quarter-Finals), Champions League (Last 16)
🔑 Star Player: Marcel Sabitzer
Regularly playing in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Marcel Sabitzer was born in Graz, Austria. Having made his senior debut playing for FC Trenkwalder Admira in the 2010 - 2011 season, the skilful Midfielder has contributed 5 league goals in the Bundesliga 1 2020 - 2021 season so far coming from a total of 18 appearances.