RB Leipzig vs Schalke 04 Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in the German Bundesliga on Saturday, 27 May 2023.
The Red Bulls have already ensured a third-place finish to the league campaign, and have made sure of a ticket to the next edition of the Champions League. They are at home, and have the option to close out their season with no worry.
On the other hand, Schalke are fighting for their life here. They are placed 17th in a table of 18, and need to climb at least to the 16th spot to have a chance to avoid relegation. It goes without saying that this is a do-or-die scenario for the squad.
RB Leipzig vs Schalke Head-to-head stats
The reverse fixture ended in a 1-6 win for the Red Bulls, and that too on the road. They are also on a four-game winning streak, and have a combined scorecard of 18-1 in the process. Moreover, only once have Schalke managed to win at this venue in the past whole decade.
Who will win the match between RB Leipzig vs Schalke?
RB Leipzig are already sure of a third-place finish in the German top flight, and they have also been one of the best teams at home this season.
They are also on a five-fixture winning streak, and managed to win eight of the past nine games. Moreover, they have a perfect winning record at home in the past two months.
On the other hand, Schalke have just six wins to their name in the past 28 fixtures, and importantly, they have just two wins to their name on the road in all competitions since July of 2022.
Expect a win for hosts Leipzig this weekend, against the desperate Schalke.
RB Leipzig vs Schalke Prediction
Leipzig are on a five-fixture winning streak, and they managed to win eight of their past nine games as well. They are also the team that finished third in the current edition of the Bundesliga, and most of all, they have a terrific h2h record against this foe over the years.
On the other hand, Schalke are placed second to last in the table, and have just two wins on the road since July of 2022. They even lost their latest road trip 6-0.
As things stand, a win is expected for hosts RB Leipzig. The odds for the same are placed at 1.70.
Going on, the Red Bulls scored 11 goals from their past four overall fixtures, and they slotted in two or more goals in five of their previous seven appearances at home. In addition, Schalke conceded 14 goals from their past four road trips too.
All of these suggest that the Over 3.5 Match Goals would be a good option at 2.00 odd.
RB Leipzig vs Schalke Betting Tips
RB Leipzig to Win @ 1.70
Over 3.5 Match Goals @ 2.00.