RB Leipzig vs Arminia Bielefeld Prediction & Match Preview

RB Leipzig vs Arminia Bielefeld Bundesliga prediction by Leaguelane

RB Leipzig vs Arminia Bielefeld
Germany – Bundesliga
Date: Saturday, 18 December 2021
Kick-off at 14:30 UK / 15:30 CET
Venue: Red Bull Arena.

After going winless for over a month, Arminia Bielefeld finally registered a win on matchday 16 of the Bundesliga. The club would hope the win to be the start of a run of games that push them outside the relegation zone.

Leipzig’s momentum following their win against Manchester City was brought to a halt as they had to settle for a point against Augsburg on the road.

Read our Preview, Predictions, and Betting Tips with Analysis here.

RB Leipzig vs Arminia Bielefeld Head-to-head

  • RBL is undefeated against this side.
  • Both teams scored in 2 of the 4 h2h fixtures.
  • In 3 of the 4 matches, 2 or fewer goals were scored.
  • The visitors have managed a point from this venue in their 2 visits.

Analysis

Die Roten Bullen lost 3 of their opening 4 league matches and followed it up with a run of 7 undefeated games. Things have gone downhill since as they head into the fixture with just a win in their last 5 league games and as the team in the 9th position.

The Blues took 11 league fixtures to register their first win of the season. The club has further managed just another win and 7 points through draws. Averaging a point in their last 5 games the side is 17th in the league 4 points behind a spot that avoids relegation.

RB Leipzig vs Arminia Bielefeld Prediction

The Red Bulls have conceded the fewest goals by any team outside the top 6 in the table. They are likely to keep a clean sheet against a side that has scored just 4 goals this season on the road.

Moreover, the hosts with just a loss in their last 7 home matches should seal the win against a club with just 1 away win this season.

Bielefeld surprisingly enough despite being stuck in a relegation scrap has been defensively solid as they have conceded just 22 goals this season. With 2 stable defensive units on the pitch this Saturday do not expect a lot of goals.

RB Leipzig vs Arminia Bielefeld Betting Tips

  • RB Leipzig to win to nil @ 1.80 odds.
  • Under 2.5 goals @ 2.50 odds.