In a Bundesliga match that is sure to excite all football lovers, Union Berlin hosts Leipzig. This match will start at 16:30 UTC on August 20, 2022.
FC Union Berlin Vs RB Leipzig Betting Tips
Union Berlin comes into this encounter from a 0-0 draw with Mainz in Bundesliga 1. Union Berlin had 50% of the possession in that game, and 2 of their ten shots on goal were successful. Mainz 05 made 11 attempts on goal at the other end, scoring five goals.
Recently, Union Berlin has had trouble keeping clean sheets, but they have also discovered methods to score goals independently. In 5 of their previous six games, according to an analysis of those games, Union Berlin saw their goal violated in addition to scoring in 5 of those games.
Last time out, RB Leipzig and Cologne played in Bundesliga 1 and ended in a 2-2 draw.
In that game, RB Leipzig had 52% of the possession, and 6 of their ten shots on goal were successful. Timo Werner (36′), Christopher Nkunku (56′), and Joko Gvardiol (72′ Own Goal) scored the goals for RB Leipzig. Four of Köln’s 13 shots on goal were on target. Cologne received a goal from Florian Dietz (40′).
Goals have been scored 22 times in the last six games that RB Leipzig have played, for an average of 3.67 goals per match, demonstrating their preference for winning contests. Ten of those goals have been scored by rival teams. Whether or whether that pattern will continue into this upcoming game remains to be seen.
Previous outcomes demonstrate that RB Leipzig:
✲ Have lost both of their most recent league games when playing Union Berlin away from home.
✲ Have gone undefeated in their last two league away games.
✲ Played three league games without an away victory.
FC Union Berlin vs RB Leipzig
Date and Time: 20 Aug 2022, 16:30 UTC
Venue: An der alten Forsterei, Berlin, Germany
FC Union Berlin vs RB Leipzig Betting Odds
FC Union Berlin vs RB Leipzig Full-Time Score
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FC Union Berlin vs RB Leipzig Both Teams To Score
FC Union Berlin vs RB Leipzig Total Goals 2.5 (Over/Under)
Here, we believe that Union Berlin may find themselves up against it to score against an RB Leipzig team that should merely have the advantage. As a result, we are witnessing a close contest that ends with RB Leipzig winning 1-0.
Union Berlin comes into this game off a Bundesliga defeat to Eintracht Frankfurt by a 2-1. Max Kruse helped Union Berlin score at Deutsche Bank Park. In their most recent match, RB Leipzig faced Bayer Leverkusen. They had 56% of the possession but fell 3-1. In this Bundesliga game at the Red Bull Arena Leipzig, Andre Silva scored all their goals.
The most recent match between the two teams was played at Alte Foersterei, where Union Berlin defeated RB Leipzig 2-1. In the previous four games, RB Leipzig won three times, Union Berlin won once, and there were an average of three goals scored each game.
FC Union Berlin vs RB Leipzig Team News
- Union Berlin
Regarding absences, the Union Berlin head coach Urs Fischer has one fitness issue because the rest of the team is intact. Timo Baumgartl is no longer in the running due to testicular cancer.
We believe that Frederik Reinnow, Paul Jaeckel, Robin Knoche, Diogo Leite, Christopher Trimmel, Rani Khedira, Genki Haraguchi, Janik Haberer, Julian Ryerson, Sheraldo Becker, and Jordan Siebatcheu might all play in a 3-5-2 formation for Union in this match.
Domenico Tedesco, manager of RB Leipzig, must deal with various availability concerns. Yussuf Poulsen (muscle injury) and Lukas Klostermann (ruptured syndesmotic ligament) cannot be considered. Due to his suspension, Dominik Szoboszlai will be unable to participate in this game.
Peter Gulacsi, Mohamed Simakan, Willi Orban, Marcel Halstenberg, Benjamin Henrichs, Hugo Novoa, Dani Olmo, Kevin Kampl, David Raum, Timo Werner, and Christopher Nkunku are possible starters for Leipzig in a 3-5-2 system, in our opinion.
FC Union Berlin vs RB Leipzig Head-to-Head Stats
When comparing the teams’ previous head-to-head matches, which go back to 18/01/2020, Union Berlin won three of them, RB Leipzig won three, and 0 of the games were tied in regular time.
They combined to score 17 goals in these games, with Leipzig scoring 9, Union 8, and Leipzig 3. This results in an average of 2.83 goals scored per game. The two teams’ most recent league matchup was on Match Day 31 of Bundesliga 1 on April 23, 2022, with RB Leipzig defeating Union Berlin 1-2.
At that point, RB Leipzig held 55% of the possession and one goal-bound shot out of 5 attempts. Yussuf Poulsen scored the goal (46′). Union Berlin, their adversaries, made 14 shots at goal, with four successful. Kevin Behrens scored in the 89th and 86th seconds. Daniel Schlager was the official umpire.
Last Five Games For FC Union Berlin
Union Berlin is presently in fifth place in the standings for the first Bundesliga. The previous match between FSV Mainz and I finished in a draw, 0:0. Theoson, Kevin Behrens, Robin Knoche, Andreas Voglsammer, and Robin Knoche are Union Berlin’s top scorers across all leagues. Rani Khedira scored one goal, Keita Endo scored one goal, Danilho Doekhi scored one goal, Paul Seguin scored one goal, and Jordan Siebatcheu scored two goals.
scored 20 goals in 12 games, or 1.67 goals per match. Four ties and seven wins were the final results. One mistake. Over 2.5 goals were scored in over 50% of games (Over 2.5).
The total number of goals exceeded 1.5 in 58.33% of the games (Over 1.5). Union Berlin has not conceded a goal in four games. Both sides have scored goals seven times. 1.67 goals per game on average.
Union Berlin’s overall form this Bundesliga season has been Very Good, with one wins, one draw, and 0 defeats. With a 50% victory rate, this record now places Union Berlin in third place out of 18 clubs in the Bundesliga Table.
The home record of Union Berlin is outstanding, with one victory, 0 ties, and 0 defeats. Additionally, their road record of 0 wins, one draw, and 0 defeats is regarded favorably.
This Bundesliga season, Union Berlin has scored a total of 3 goals.
⚽ On 14 August 2022, the match between Union Berlin and Mainz ended in a draw.
⚽ On 9 August 2022, the match between Union Berlin and Hannover 96 ended in a draw.
⚽ On 6 August 2022, in a match between Hertha Berlin and Union Berlin, Union Berlin won the match 1-3.
⚽ On 1 August 2022, in a match between Chemnitzer FC and Union Berlin, Union Berlin won the match 1-2.
⚽ On 23 July 2022, in a match between Nottingham Forest and Union Berlin, Union Berlin won the match 0-1.
Last Five Games For RB Leipzig
RB Leipzig’s overall form in the Bundesliga this year has been Average, with 0 wins, two ties, and 0 losses. With a win percentage of 0%, RB Leipzig is presently ranked 10th out of 18 teams in the Bundesliga Table. The home record of RB Leipzig is strong with 0 wins, one draw, and 0 losses.
Additionally, their road record of 0 wins, one draw, and 0 defeats is regarded favorably.
This Bundesliga season, RB Leipzig has achieved a total of 3 goals.
⚽ On 13 August 2022, the match between RB Leipzig and FC Cologne ended in a draw.
⚽ On 7 August 2022, the match between Stuttgart and RB Leipzig ended in a draw.
⚽ On 31 July 2022, in a match between Bayern Munich and RB Leipzig, Bayern Munich won the match 5-3.
⚽ On 21 July 2022, in a match between RB Leipzig and Liverpool, Liverpool won the match 0-5 against Leipzig.
⚽ On 16 July 2022, in a match between RB Leipzig and Southampton, RB Leipzig won the match 3-1 against Southampton.
Bundesliga Points Table
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