RB Leipzig faces Liverpool
RB Leipzig faces Liverpool at the Red Bull Arena in a first fixture from the Champions League 1/8-finals tie. Both of these two teams will try to get a good result before the rematch at the Anfield. Let’s take a look in our football best betting tips for today.
RB Leipzig reached the knockout phase of the Champions League after beating Manchester United for the second place in their group. In this way the Red Bulls continue with their fine performance from the previous season when they reached the 1/2-finals – their best achievement in the competition so far.
The German club looks in a fine shape before hosting the 2019 champion. Julian Nagelsmann’s team won its last four games in all competition. In the Bundesliga Leipzig are second in the standings just behind the champion Bayern Munich. In their last game the Red Bulls hosted Augsburg at home and took a 2-1 win.
Liverpool have to get back on their feet as quick as possible because this is not a good situation for them. The Reds lost their last three matches in the Premier League, so the manager Jurgen Klopp admitted that his team is not in the title race no more. Right now the Cityzens are 13 points behind the current leader Manchester City.
In their last game Liverpool lost again. The Reds paid a visit to Leicester City, but suffered a 1-3 defeat. Mohamed Salah opened the score for Liverpool, but the Foxes turned the game around in the last 12 minutes of the match.
That’s our football best betting tips for the Champions League 1/8-finals game between RB Leipzig and Liverpool at the Red Bull Arena. We can say that Leipzig are the team in a better shape right now, but at the same time Liverpool know that Champions League is now their only chance of success this season.