2019-20 German Bundesliga, Borussia Monchengladbach vs RB Leipzig: Preview, Prediction, Lineups, Match Details and Live Stream
Borussia Monchengladbach and RB Leipzig will meet on Friday at Borussia Park in the first match of the third round in the Bundesliga. On Friday night, RB Leipzig get the opportunity to move to the top of the Bundesliga table as they visit Borussia Monchengladbach, who have a poor recent home record on home soil in the German top-flight.
Borussia Monchengladbach vs RB Leipzig Team News
Borussia M’gladbach came from a deficit to beat Mainz 05 3-1 a weekend ago and are unbeaten in three competitive matches under new coach Marco Rose this season.
Breel Embolo is pushing for a review to the beginning lineup after coming off the bench to score one goal and set up another against Mainz and could replace individual signing marking Marcus Thuram in the attack.
Ongoing signing Ramy Bensebaini was incorporated on the bench against Mainz however isn’t fit enough to begin yet, while captain Lars Stindl, Jonas Hofmann, Mamadou Doucoure and Torben Musel remain sidelined.
Monchengladbach delighted in a mixed campaign in the Bundesliga last season. Be that as it may, the Foals will be content with taking four points from their opening two league games this time around.
They opened the season with a goalless draw against Schalke before recording a 3-1 win at Mainz in their last Bundesliga excursion. The success against Mainz was just Gladbach’s second win in their last seven games in the German top-flight.
While Monchengladbach have been conflicting in the Bundesliga, one aspect of their game that has remained steady is their home form, as it has remained consistently terrible in recent months.
Indeed, the Foals have not won in the Bundesliga on home soil since February, which incorporates nine matches. One of those nine winless matches was a 2-1 defeat by Friday night’s guests. Gladbach have attempted to keep teams out on home soil in the German top-flight, yielding at least twice in three of their last four home games.
An effective performance earned RB Leipzig a 2-1 win at home to Eintracht Frankfurt last Sunday and they could go top of the table for at least a day with triumph here.
Centre-back Dayot Upamecano came back to full training this week however coach Julian Nagelsmann is relied upon to stay with the back three that have surrendered only once in two league games this term.
Starman Timo Werner, who celebrated his new contract with his second goal in as many games against Frankfurt, came off with a knock yet ought to be fine, so it could be an unchanged lineup.
The team from Leipzig have developed as a genuine risk to the Bundesliga elite of Bayern Munich and Dortmund this season. The Red Bulls have set up themselves as a regular in the German top-six since their promotion.
The appointment of the highly-rated youthful head coach Julian Nagelsmann may simply push Leipzig to the next level. They have surely begun the campaign in fine fettle, hammering Union Berlin 4-0 preceding a 2-1 triumph over Eintracht Frankfurt last break.
They got some good news before the success over Frankfurt, in that star striker Timo Werner signed an agreement augmentation. The forward has scored in both of Leipzig’s league games up until this point.
The guests have surely made themselves difficult to beat in recent months in the Bundesliga, having lost only once in 18 league games. A record of eight triumphs from their last 11 league games is certifiably not a horrible one either.
Leipzig have become famous for their attacking play in ongoing seasons and that looks improbable to change under the talented Nagelsmann. Truth be told, the guests have now scored at least twice in eight of their last ten league excursions.
The Red Bulls have a strong ongoing away record in the German top-flight, winning eight times in their last ten outings on their movements. Indeed, the guests’ attacking prowess has been clear in their recent away matches, as they have scored at least twice in seven of their ten games.
Borussia Monchengladbach vs RB Leipzig Predicted lineups
Predicted lineup: Sommer; Lainer, Elvedi, Ginter, Wendt; Zakaria; Benes, Neuhaus; Johnson; Embolo, Plea
Unavailable: Stindl (Injured), Hofmann (Injured), Doucoure (Injured), Musel (Injured), Strobl (Injured), Villalba (Injured)
Predicted lineup: Gulacsi; Mukiele, Konate, Orban; Klostermann, Demme, Nkunku, Halstenberg; Sabitzer; Werner, Poulsen
Unavailable: Adams (Injured), Wolf (Injured)
Doubtful: Upamecano (Injured), Augustin (Injured)
Borussia Monchengladbach vs RB Leipzig Match Prediction
Leipzig have won on every one of the three of their past visits to BORUSSIA-PARK and are unbeaten in their six meetings with Gladbach overall. They have begun the season firmly and ought to be liked to proceed with their ideal begin against Borussia, who are winless at home since January.
The two sides delighted in great successes the last break and stay unbeaten, with Gladbach’s Marco Rose formerly of Red Bull Salzburg, pitting his wits against Red Bull Leipzig’s new miracle coach Julian Nagelsmann.
In their past six meetings, Leipzig have never lost to Gladbach and buoyed by signing a new agreement augmentation, speedy striker Timo Werner can swing the game second-placed Leipzig’s way with a goal.
Leipzig are the top choice to record another success in this conflict. They hope to have a splendid future ahead of them in the Bundesliga, particularly after the extremely quick appointment of Nagelsmann as head coach.
Monchengladbach, conversely, have been the meaning of inconsistent in recent seasons. They are probably not going to be simple adversaries for the guests. Notwithstanding, everyone anticipates that RB Leipzig should move to the top of the Bundesliga table by recording a triumph in a high-scoring conflict.
Here is everything people need to know about when and where to watch Monchengladbach vs RB Leipzig kick-off:
When does Borussia Monchengladbach vs RB Leipzig kick-off?
Friday 30th August 2019 – 19:30 (UK)
Where is Borussia Monchengladbach vs RB Leipzig being played?
Stadion im BORUSSIA-PARK
What television channel is Borussia Monchengladbach vs RB Leipzig on?
Some Bundesliga matches are televised on BT Sport.
Where can I stream Borussia Monchengladbach vs RB Leipzig?
If televised on BT Sport, this match can be streamed live via the BT Sport website and app.