Borussia Dortmund vs RB Leipzig: Preview and Predictions

Borussia Dortmund vs RB Leipzig Bundesliga Predictions 14th October 2017

Borussia Dortmund vs RB Leipzig
German Bundesliga
Date: Saturday, 14th October 2017
Kick-off at 17:30 UK / 18:30 CET
Venue: Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund.

The Saturday derby match takes place at Signal Iduna Park, where Borussia Dortmund welcome RB Leipzig. Both sides will have UEFA Champions League obligations during the midweek so both teams will be aiming to return from the mini-break with a positive result.

Borussia Dortmund

BVB have impressed everyone with their performances in the first 8 Bundesliga games. They are deservedly sitting atop the standings with five-point advantage over Bayern Munich and they have only recently allowed the first goals of the season, against Monchengladbach and FC Augsburg.

Dortmund tallied 13 goals from the first three games on the home turf and each team will have a hard time snatching points at Westfalenstadion.

The hosts will have an easier opponent in UEFA Champions League next week as they take on the Cypriot APOEL.

RB Leipzig

Die Rotten Bullen are in the fourth place with 13 points earned so far. Despite the upcoming Dortmund visits, the Red Bulls will have the upcoming game with Porto on their mind.

Leipzig struggled with consistency on the road so far as they suffered a defeat twice while winning also winning two outings.

Borussia Dortmund vs RB Leipzig: Head-to-head

The two sides collided only two times so far. Both matches were concluded with the same result of 1-0 in favor of a host, which perfectly illustrates that both teams deeply respect each other.

Borussia Dortmund vs RB Leipzig: Prediction

Dortmund are looking a class above every team in Bundesliga at the moment. RB Leipzig will be happy with a point for sure, but Dortmund will certainly push for the full prize. Therefore, since both sides possess excellent strikers in their attack we are likely to see both teams adding at least one goal.

Borussia Dortmund vs RB Leipzig: Bet Tips

The banker bet for this fixture is Both Teams to Score at Full-Time @ 1.54 odds

Value is in backing Both Teams to Score in the second half for 2.64 odds.

All Odds courtesy of 888Sport

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