December 3rd features a match where Union Berlin will host RB Leipzig in a Bundesliga match. Union Berlin is fresh off their 2-0 shutout win against Hertha BSC. Taiwo Awoniyi struck first for Union Berlin in the 8th minute, then Christopher Trimmel added another in the 30th minute on a feed from Niko Giesselmann In the end, Hertha BSC was frustrated by Union Berlin’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Union Berlin ended the match with the shutout victory. Union Berlin should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 18 points in their last 10 matches, while in RB Leipzig’s last match they recorded a 0-2 loss against Hoffenheim. Diadie Samassekou struck first for Hoffenheim in the 12th minute, then Munas Dabbur added another in the 68th minute At the end of 90 a dissapointed RB Leipzig couldn’t manage to score, and Hoffenheim took the shutout win. RB Leipzig is looking for direction having earned 15 points in their last 10 matches.
This match will be the first time these two teams face eachother this season. Last season these teams were evenly matched with 1 win each.
Both Dominik Szoboszlai and Yussuf Poulsen have been the hottest scorers for RB Leipzig in the last five each having scored 2 goals. Taiwo Awoniyi has been the most effective weapon for Union Berlin lately. The Nigerian attacker has netted 3 goals in his last five matches.