Bayern Munich will play RB Leipzig at the Allianz Arena on Saturday in Bundesliga.
Bayern Munich enter this match after Tayfun Korkut’s 4-1 win over Hertha Berlin in the tournament. The goals of French midfielder Corentin Tolisso and German striker Thomas Muller, Leroy Sane and Serge Gnabry signed for Julian Nagelsmann’s Bayern Munich. The second-half goal of young Dutch midfielder Jurgen Ekkelenkamp was only consolation for Hertha Berlin.
On the other hand, RB Leipzig beat Florian Kohfeldt’s Wolfsburg 2-0 in the Bundesliga. Hungary’s second-half goals Willi Orban and young Croatian centre-back Josko Gvardiol secured the win for Domenico Tedesco’s RB Leipzig.
Head to head Bayern Munich vs RB Leipzig
In 13 confrontations between the two sides, Bayern Munich holds a clear advantage. They won eight games, lost one and drew four.
The two clubs faced each other for the last time last year in the Bundesliga, with Bayern Munich beating RB Leipzig 4-1. Goals from Polish superstar Robert Lewandowski, young midfielder Jamal Musiala, winger Leroy Sane and Cameroon international Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting ensured victory for Bayern Munich. Austrian midfielder Konrad Laimer scored a consolation goal for RB Leipzig.
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News about the team Bayern Munich vs RB Leipzig
Bayern Munich will be without German midfielder Leon Goretzka and Canadian left-back Alphonso Davies. Cameroon international Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting and Senegal international Bouna Sarr are both representing their countries at AFCON. Other than that, there are no known issues and coach Julian Nagelsmann is expected to have a perfectly suitable squad at his disposal.
Injured: Leon Goretzka, Alphonso Davies
Suspect: Not available
Ban: Not available
Unavailable: Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, Bouna Sarr
Meanwhile, RB Leipzig coach Domenico Tedesco will be without German left-back Marcel Halstenberg. There are doubts about the availability of young French centre-back, Mohamed Simakan.
Injured: Marcel Halstenberg
Suspect: Mohamed Simakan
Ban: Not available
Predicted lineups Bayern Munich vs RB Leipzig
Predicted lineup for Bayern Munich XI (4-2-3-1): Manuel Neuer, Benjamin Pavard, Niklas Sule, Dayot Upamecano, Lucas Hernandez, Joshua Kimmich, Corentin Tolisso, Serge Gnabry, Thomas Muller, Leroy Sane, Robert Lewandowski
RB Leipzig predicts XI (3-4-2-1): Peter Gulacsi, Nordi Mukiele, Willi Orban, Josko Gvardiol, Lukas Klostermann, Konrad Laimer, Kevin Kampl, Benjamin Henrichs, Dominik Szoboszlai, Christopher Nkunku, Andre Silva
Prediction Bayern Munich vs RB Leipzig
Bayern Munich are, as expected, at the top of the table, and look set to comfortably win the Bundesliga once again. Their efficiency and ruthlessness should be overestimated.
On the other hand, RB Leipzig is ranked 6th on the table. It has been an unstable season for the club, with a bad start to the campaign as manager Jesse Marsch was dropped. However, they seem to have achieved good form under Domenico Tedesco.
Bayern Munich should win.
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