RB Leipzig had 69% of the control and 3 of their 12 shots on goal in that game. Seven of the 19 attempts on goal for Mainz 05 were on target. For Mainz, goals were made by Marcus Ingvartsen (9′) and Dominik Kohr (67′).
In recent times, games featuring RB Leipzig have proven to be thrilling ones with high scoring anticipated. 20 goals have been scored between the sides in their last 6 meetings (at an average of 3.33 goals per game), with 6 of those goals being credited to RB Leipzig.
Borussia Dortmund and their traveling supporters are hoping for a better outcome after a losing effort in their most recent Bundesliga 1 match against Bayern Munich.
Borussia Dortmund had 51% of the game’s control and 4 of its 10 shots on goal were successful. The goals were scored by Gregor Kobel (13′ Own Goal), Emre Can (72′), and Donyell Malen (90′) for Borussia Dortmund.
Bayern Munich’s 16 attempts on goal, 9 of which were on target, came from the other end. Bayern Munich tallied through Kingsley Coman (50′) and Thomas Müller (18′, 23′).
The numbers don’t deceive, and Borussia Dortmund has allowed 10 goals in their last 6 games while being scored against in 5 of those contests.
Borussia Dortmund needs to strengthen some areas on defense. Let’s see if that pattern continues in the upcoming game.
RB Leipzig vs Dortmund – Betting Analysis
As of 08/05/2021, both teams have shared the victories in their head-to-head matches, with RB Leipzig winning three of them, Borussia Dortmund winning three, and 0 ending in a draw. There were also a number of goals scored during this time, 24 in total, which works out to 4 goals per game.
The previous league encounter between these teams took place on Bundesliga 1 Match Day 23 on March 3, 2023, and was won by Borussia Dortmund 2-1 over RB Leipzig.
Borussia Dortmund had 38% of the ball during that encounter and made 8 attempts on goal, scoring on three of them. Marco Reus (21′) and Emre Can (39′) got the goals.
RB Leipzig, on the other hand, had 17 shots on goal, with 6 of them being on target. In the 74th minute, Emil Forsberg scored. Sven Jablonski served as the match’s arbitrator.
RB Leipzig manager Marco Rose will be without Xaver Schlager (Syndesmotic ligament tear), Timo Schlieck (Meniscal Injury), Abdou Diallo (Knee Issues), Péter Gulácsi (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), and Christopher Nkunku (Torn Muscle Fiber).
Several of the players under Borussia Dortmund manager Edin Terzi’s control are injured. The squad sheet will not include Mateu Morey Bauzà (Fitness), Julien Duranville (Muscle Partial Avulsion), or Thomas Meunier (Back Trouble). Due to his suspension, Karim Adeyemi will be unable to participate in this contest.
RB Leipzig possess the capacity to generate a significant number of chances and effective shots on goal. Borussia Dortmund will also have a difficult time scoring on their own, though we do expect them to succeed in this situation.
What are the best odds for this match?
Looking at the bookies’ prices in the win-draw-win market, a win for RB Leipzig can be had for 2.32, a bet on a drawn result is 3.76 and putting your money on the winning team to be Borussia Dortmund can be had at 2.81. These are the most competitive prices offered right now.
RB Leipzig vs Dortmund – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Both Teams to Score