RB Leipzig vs Mainz 05
Germany – 1.Bundesliga
Date: Sunday, 16th December 2018
Kick-off at 14.30 UK/ 15.30 CET
Venue: Red Bull Arena (Leipzig).
One of the best teams in the league hosts a mid-table side to complete their 15th round proceedings in the German Bundesliga. Leipzig hosts Mainz at the Red Bull Arena, this Sunday.
Mainz occupies the tenth spot in the table after posting 19 points from their 14 matches. Their record reads five wins, four draws, and five losses.
Leipzig is the fourth team in league standings and has 25 points against their name on the board. They won seven matches, drew four and lost the remaining three.
Mainz played out a draw in their last league match, at home, against Hannover. The visitors had scored an early goal in the first half itself. It looked like they might run away with the win, but Mainz hung on and scored the equalizer in the 89th minute.
Leipzig lost their last match, on the road, against Freiburg. The home team completely dominated the proceedings and totally outplayed their opponents. The final scoreline was 3-0 in favor of the home team. Two goals in the first half and one more in the second half gave the three points to the hosts.
RB Leipzig vs Mainz 05 Head-to-head (h2h)
- 100% of h2h matches had over 2.5 match goals.
- 100% of h2h matches at this stadium had both teams on the scoresheet.
- Leipzig is unbeaten in 15 of their last 20 games.
- Mainz is winless in 15 of their last 20 ties.
- Leipzig is unbeaten in their last seven matches at home and has lost just once in their last 13 home-ties.
- Mainz was winless in five of their last ten fixtures on the road.
RB Leipzig vs Mainz 05 Prediction
The home team looks the favorites to win this tie. They are unbeaten against Mainz at this stadium.
Leipzig is also unbeaten in 15 of their last 20 matches. The team is currently enjoying a run of seven unbeaten games and has lost just one of their last 13 fixtures in front of their home crowd.
Mainz is really struggling right now, especially when compared to Leipzig. They are winless in 15 of their last 20 overall attempts and remained winless in five of their last ten outings on the road.
100% of h2h matches at this stadium had both teams on the scoresheet. These matches also had over 3.5 goals, every single match.
Go for a win for Leipzig. And also a Both Teams to Score option. Over 2.5 match goals @ 1.50 (1/2) is an alternative option.
RB Leipzig vs Mainz 05 Betting Tips
RB Leipzig to win @ 1.40 (2/5)
Both Teams to Score: YES @ 1.70 (7/10).