Eintracht Frankfurt host away side RB Leipzig at Deutsche Bank Park in the Bundesliga 1 game on Saturday.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Eintracht Frankfurt v RB Leipzig are shown below – as well as up-to-date odds.
Eintracht Frankfurt enter this fixture following on from a 2-2 Bundesliga 1 stalemate vs Stuttgart.
In that match, Eintracht Frankfurt managed 61% possession and 16 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. For Eintracht Frankfurt, the scorers were André Silva (61') and David Abraham (75'). At the other end, VfB Stuttgart had 15 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Nicólas González (17') and Gonzalo Castro (37') scored for Stuttgart.
Matches involving Eintracht Frankfurt have proved to be engaging encounters lately with high scoring being a real hallmark. Over their past six games alone, the sum total of 20 goals have flown in for both sides combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 9 of these accredited to Eintracht.
Heading into this contest, Eintracht Frankfurt are undefeated in their previous 5 home league matches.
RB Leipzig will go into this game following on from a 3-0 Bundesliga 1 win vs Freiburg in their last game.
In that game, RB Leipzig had 57% possession and 15 attempts on goal with 7 of them on target. For RB Leipzig, the scorers were Ibrahima Konaté (26'), Marcel Sabitzer (70') and Angeliño (89'). For their opponents, SC Freiburg had 8 shots on goal with 3 on target.
Julian Nagelsmann’s RB Leipzig have had reason to celebrate scoring 9 times throughout their most recent 6 matches. The total of goals that they have conceded during that same period equals 8.
Head to head
Looking at their most recent head-to-head meetings going back to 19/02/2018 shows us that Eintracht Frankfurt have won 3 of these games and RB Leipzig 1, with the tally of drawn games being 2.
A combined sum of 14 goals were produced between them in these games, with 9 from Eintracht and 5 created by Leipzig. That’s an average goals per game of 2.33.
Team News: Eintracht Frankfurt
Felix Irorere (Fitness), Jetro Willems (Fitness), Sebastian Rode (tendon irritation), Amin Younes (Corona virus) and Ragnar Ache (Hamstring Injury) will not be taking part for Eintracht gaffer Adi Hütter.
Team News: RB Leipzig
RB Leipzig boss Julian Nagelsmann has not got a full squad to pick from. Konrad Laimer (Ankle fracture), Fabrice Hartmann (Ruptured knee ligament), Hee-chan Hwang (Corona virus), Lukas Klostermann (Knee Surgery), Dayot Upamecano (Torn Muscle Fibre) and Marcel Halstenberg (Tear in the abductor muscle) won’t be making appearances.
When taking all factors into account, Eintracht Frankfurt are likely to score against this RB Leipzig outfit, but a single goal might not be enough to prevent defeat.
We therefore reckon that it will be a very close game with a 1-2 winning margin for RB Leipzig at the end of the 90 minutes. Should be a good one.
What are the best odds for this match?
Turning to the betting odds in the 90 minute result market, a victory for Eintracht Frankfurt is available for 4, a bet on a draw is 4.08 and betting on the win for RB Leipzig gets you 1.91. They’re the top prices being offered as of now.