RB Leipzig and Werder Bremen measure forces at Red Bull Arena, in a match for the 22nd round of the Bundesliga. In the last direct showdown for this edition of the league, on 21‑09-2019, RB Leipzig won out by (0‑3). In this stadium, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which records 3 victories in the last 3 matches. In fact, the last time these two teams played a match at this stadium was on 22-12-2018, in a match for the Bundesliga that ended RB Leipzig’s victory for (3-2). The goals of the match were scored by L. Klostermann (22 ‘), T. Werner (44’) and Bruma (87 ‘), for RB Leipzig, and M. Kruse (67’) and J. Sargent (77 ‘), for Werder Bremen. Despite being a match between 2nd and 17th of the table, it is actually a confrontation between the 4th ranked in home games and the 11th as a visitor.
RB Leipzig :
The home team is currently in 2nd place, with 42 points won, after 12 wins, 6 draws and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, he tied at home against Borussia M’gladbach by (2-2). In the last match, they drew away against Bayern München by (0-0). This is a team little affected by the home factor, since it conquered similar results at home and abroad. For the championship, RB Leipzig conquered 21 points in 30 possible, after 6 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss in the last 10 games he played in his stadium.
For this competition, he did not lose any of the last 7 games in his stadium. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 8 of the last 10 matches, so he has not presented great defensive strength, but his attack has scored regularly, since he scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 10 of their last 10 matches for this competition have ended with Over 1.5 goals. In 21 games in this competition, he only got 3 comebacks in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Leipzig comes to this match after a 0-0 draw at home, against Bayern Munich. One of the great strengths of the house team is the way it manages to counterattack. It should be noted that, generally, when you invest in the offensive process, you do so through the right flank, taking advantage of the depth offered by the Angeliño side. The local coach is expected to play again in a 5-2-3, in which the three players responsible for bringing danger to the opponent are Werner, Daniel Olmo and Nkunku. Coach Julian Nagelsmann will not be able to count on Orban, Konaté and Kampl due to injury.
The visiting team is currently in 17th position, with 17 points won, after 4 wins, 5 draws and 12 losses. In the penultimate match, he lost out against Augsburg by (2‑1). In the last match, he lost at home against Union Berlin by (0-2). This is a team that usually conquers more positive results as a visitor than at home, since it conquered 12 points out and 5 in its stadium, with 17 goals scored and 24 suffered as a visitor, against 8 goals scored and 24 suffered at home. In his last 10 away matches for the championship Werder Bremen records 3 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses, so he won 12 points in 30 possible. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 9 of the last 10 games for this competition, so he was not very strong defensively. In 21 games in this competition, he never got the comeback in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Werder Bremen is demotivated for this match, after a 0-2 defeat at home, against the Berlin Union. Werder Bremen is a team that likes to play in the center of the field, with the aim of trying to surprise the opponent in quick exits for the counterattack. It should be noted that the visiting club has some weaknesses, mainly in the air game, and so the team often compromises its results. The visiting club generally plays in a traditional 5-2-3, in which the three most advanced players are Rashica, Pizarro and Osako. For this match, the visiting coach may not count on Fullkrug, Mohwald, Augustinsson and Gebre Selassie, for being injured. It should be noted that Selke is suspended.