RW Essen vs Bayer Leverkusen
Germany – DFB Pokal
Date: Tuesday, 2 February 2021
Kick-off at 17:30 UK/ 18:30 CET
Venue: Stadion Essen.
RWE are a team that plies their trade in the fourth tier of German football hierarchy. Meanwhile, the Company’s Eleven are a major player in the German top flight, and are a perennial contender to finish in the CL spots.
As of now, Peter Bosz’s men are placed fifth in the Bundesliga table, and are furiously chasing a place in the top-four.
The fact that reigning champions Bayern were knocked out of the competition (DFB Pokal) gives high hopes for the likes of the Company’s Eleven for a major title.
Moreover, Bosz’s men also have a 100% winning record in h2h encounters in the 21st century.
By all means, expect Bayer Leverkusen to deliver a flawless performance, and progress to the Quarter Finals.
RW Essen vs Bayer Leverkusen: Head-to-head (h2h)
- The Company’s Eleven recorded a 0-1 win on the road the last time these two locked horns.
- They have a 100% winning record against this foe in the past two decades.
- Not once have they conceded a goal in such fixtures.
RW Essen vs Bayer Leverkusen Prediction
Bosz’s men are from the German top flight, and have been one of the best teams there for the past several years. Note that the Bundesliga is also one of the best European leagues.
Meanwhile, Christian Neidhart’s men plays in the fourth tier – Regionalliga West. This fact alone should qualify the Company’s Eleven as the favorites.
On top of that, RWE have a 100% losing h2h record after 2000, and are yet to score a goal in such match-ups till now.
Taking these observations into account, expect Bayer Leverkusen to easily progress to the Quarter Final with a victory this Tuesday.
RW Essen vs Bayer Leverkusen: Betting Tips
Over 1.5 First Half Goals @ 1.90 (9/10)
Bayer Leverkusen -1.5, -2 Asian Handicap @ 1.67 (2/3).