RB Leipzig vs Bayern Munich
Date: 20 January 2023, Friday
Kick-off at 19:30 UK / 20:30 CET
Venue: Red Bull Arena (Leipzig).
Bundesliga returns to action with a mouth-watering spectacle between RB Leipzig and Bayern Munich on Friday evening at Red Bull Arena.
The hosts will be looking to make the championship exciting with a victory over the reigning champions who are currently six points above them at the top of the standings.
Freiburg sit second in the Bundesliga ladder with a four-point deficit to the Bavarian heavyweights but nobody predicts Christian Streich’s men in the potential title challenge.
RB Leipzig have found the right spell of form in mid-October. Since then, they made it six wins and two draws in eight Bundesliga matches.
Marco Rose’s men went on the World Cup break with a streak of four successive league wins. They have bagged at least two goals in each of the previous six Bundesliga affairs.
RB Leipzig continued their hot run of form in their maiden game of the year, beating Czech side Mlada Boleslav 4-0 in a friendly played six days ago.
Bayern Munich were in action seven days ago, playing a 4-4 thriller in a friendly match with Austrian giants Salzburg.
The Bavarians have seven wins and a draw in the last eight league matches and they have managed to find the back of the net at least twice in each of these affairs along the way.
RB Leipzig vs Bayern Munich Head-to-head
- Bayern Munich celebrated a 5-3 victory when they met RB Leipzig in the German Super Cup clash in July last year.
- The Bavarians have 10 wins, 4 draws, and 1 loss in the last 15 meetings with RB Leipzig.
- We have seen at least five goals in four of the previous five head to head outings between these rivals.
RB Leipzig vs Bayern Munich Prediction
Both RB Leipzig and Bayern Munich have been scoring at will of late and their recent H2H tradition suggests another goal fest. We like RB Leipzig very much here because of the high odds, knowing they have six wins and a draw in seven league matches on the home patch this term.
You can back RB Leipzig to win & Both Teams To Score at the 5.50 odds, while the braver punters can chase the 3-2 correct score bet at the 26.00 odds.
RB Leipzig vs Bayern Munich Betting Tips
RB Leipzig to win & Both Teams To Score @ 5.50 (9/2)
Correct Score: RB Leipzig 3-2 @ 26.00 (25/1) odd.