Hoffenheim vs RB Leipzig
Germany – Bundesliga
Date: Wednesday, 16 December 2020
Kick-off at 19:30 UK/ 20:30 CET
Venue: PreZero Arena (Sinsheim).
Hoffenheim could not hold on to their unbeaten streak as of late in the campaign schedule. The host broke their three-game long unbeaten run in the previous clash. The 4-1 loss on the road against Leverkusen was their second loss within the recent five fixtures in the campaign.
RB Leipzig extends their unbeaten run to the fifth game in the league. Returning to Bundesliga after confirming their berth in the Champions League playoffs, the host won the last league clash at home with a 2-0 scoreline against the likes of Werder Bremen in their schedule.
Hoffenheim vs RB Leipzig Head-to-head (h2h)
- The visitor has been unbeaten for the past five meetings.
- Both teams have scored in six of their overall nine fixtures.
- Only one of their recent five clashes has ended in a draw.
- Their previous encounter gave a 0-2 away win for Leipzig.
- The visitor has recorded four of the last five overall wins.
Hoffenheim vs RB Leipzig Prediction
PreZero Arena will pit together two strong sides in Bundesliga this season. Hoffenheim was on a short unbeaten run in the league until the last clash. The defeat last time out will affect the morale of the players in the middle, despite having the ground advantage in the game.
The match is sizing to be a high-scoring affair with RB Leipzig coming in hot with an unbeaten streak and a clean sheet win in the last league clash. The visitor has averaged 2.1 goals in the campaign this season while conceding just 9 goals in their 11 appearances.
The host will have a hard time breaking down the traveling side’s defense in the upcoming match. Besides, the away team has a decent form on the road and also in their overall schedule. Their performance in the Champions League will also back them in the league clash.
The tip for over 2.5 goals will probably be the best bet from the goals area for the punters. Furthermore, the away win in full-time will also come in handy to yield decent returns in the encounter. Besides, the guest has been unbeaten for the past five h2h meetings with the home team.
Hoffenheim vs RB Leipzig Betting tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5).
RB Leipzig to win @ 1.60 (3/5).