Apr 16th features a match where RB Leipzig plays host to Hoffenheim in a meeting of these two Bundesliga teams. RB Leipzig is fresh off their 0-1 loss against Bayern München. Leon Goretzka scored the first goal for Bayern München in the 38th minute, and that was all the excitement the two teams could muster At the end of 90 a dissapointed RB Leipzig couldn’t manage to score, and Bayern München took the shutout win. RB Leipzig looks to continue their winning ways, having won 8 of their last 10, while in Hoffenheim’s last match they recorded a 1-2 loss against Augsburg. Ruben Vargas struck first for Augsburg in the 8th minute on a feed from Daniel Caligiuri, then André Hahn added another in the 23rd minute on a feed from Ruben Vargas. Hoffenheim is looking for direction having earned 14 points in their last 10 matches.
Hoffenheim and RB Leipzig last played eachother at the Campo La Quinta on Dec 16th. RB Leipzig took the match by a score of 1 to 0 in front of an empty stadium. Yussuf Poulsen scored the first goal for RB Leipzig in the 60th minute, and with that single goal the scoring was complete. Neither team could manage anything else In the end, Hoffenheim couldn’t muster any offence and RB Leipzig ran away with the shutout win.
Nico Schlotterbeck and Andrej Kramarić are the top scorers for Hoffenheim in the last five matches, but unfortunately they only have one goal.. Emil Forsberg has been the most effective weapon for RB Leipzig lately. The Swedish midfielder has netted 2 goals in his last 5 matches
RB Leipzig will be without Konrad Laimer, Kevin Kampl, Dayot Upamecano and Angeliño, while Mijat Gaćinović, Dennis Geiger, Benjamin Hübner, Konstantinos Stafylidis, Håvard Nordtveit and Kevin Akpoguma are unavailable to play for Sebastian Hoeneß’s team.