RB Leipzig vs Ausburg German Bundesliga Predictions, Picks and Betting Tips 6-27-2020
RB Leipzig (17-12-4) vs. Ausburg (9-9-15)
German Bundesliga soccer on Saturday, June 27, 2020 at 09:30 AM ET
Venue: WWK Arena, Ausburg
The Line: RB Leipzig -277/ Draw +400/ Ausburg +585; O/U 3.5
TV: Sky Bundesliga
The first match of the German Bundesliga's final sequence will be played between RB Leipzig and Ausburg at the WWK Arena in Ausburg.
RB Leipzig is occupying the 3rd position of the league table with 63 points, 6 points behind Borussia Dortmund and just a point ahead of Borussia Mönchengladbach. Coming into this match, the Red Bulls have recorded 17 wins, 12 draws and 4 losses. RB Leipzig's 14 games unbeaten run was snapped after a disappointing 2-0 loss to Borussia Dortmund in their last time out. In the game, RB Leipzig successfully conceded two goals from Dortmund's forward, Erling Haaland, in each half of the game. Overall, RB Leipzig scored 79 goals, ranked third, 56 assists, 462 shots and 112 shots on goal, 49 yellow cards and zero red cards.
After a £47.5m transfer fee, Chelsea has completely signed the German forward Timo Werner but will play his last game for RB Leipzig, alongside Patrik Schick, this weekend. Werner is the team's highest goalscorer and league's second-highest goalscorer behind Lewandowski. He has recorded 26 goals, 8 assists, 114 shots and 62 shots on target for the team. Schick is the team's second-highest goalscorer with 10 goals, 2 assists, 39 shots and 21 shots on goal in 22 appearances for Leipzig. In front of the net for RB Leipzig is Peter Gulacsi, the league's 2nd best goalkeeper after Bayern Munich's Manuel Neuer. The 30-year-old Hungarian goalkeeper has allowed 34 goals with an average of 1.06 per 90 minutes, 81 saves, and 10 clean sheets in 32 appearances.
Ausburg is sitting on the 16th position of the table with 36 points, 6 points away from the relegation zone. Coming into this match, Ausburg has recorded 9 wins, 9 draws and 15 losses in the league. Although Ausburg has a terrible previous game stats, they luckily escaped the relegation trouble after a lone goal win at Mainz last week. In their last time out, Ausburg was held to a lucky draw by Fortuna Dusseldorf. Dusseldorf's Rouwen Hennings scored an opener in the 7th minute of the game. Although the goal was disallowed due to handball in buildup play, Hennings scored another goal in the 25th minute of the game after 29-year-old Ausburg forward Florian Niederlechner netted an early goal for the team. Both Hennings and Florian tried to secure a lead for their sides, but the match, unfortunately, ended in a stalemate. Ausburg recorded 48% ball possession, 11 goal attempts and 3 shots on goal. Overall, RB Leipzig has recorded 44 goals, 29 assists, 298 shots, 128 shots on goal, 62 yellow cards and zero red cards this season.
Key players leading Ausburg's forward group are Florian Niederlechner and Ruben Vargas. Florian is the team's highest goalscorer with 13 goals, ranked 6th in the league, 6 assists, 68 shots and 38 shots on goal in 33 appearances. Ruben is the team's third-highest goalscorer, and he has recorded 5 goals and 1 assist in 33 appearances. In front of the net for Ausburg is Andreas Luthe. Luthe has recorded 1.2 goals allowed per 90 minutes, 17 saves and 3 clean sheets in 10 appearances.
In their last 5 meetings, RB Leipzig is still unbeaten and looks to extend the unbeaten run to 6 matches. RB Leipzig won three of the meetings by at least 2 goals and recorded 2 goalless draws. Ausburg has a terrible home game stat, winning only 5 out of 16 home games played, and a winless run of 6 home games. In contrast, RB Leipzig has the second-best away game stat, winning 10 out of 16 away games.
Coach: Julian Nagelsmann
Goalkeeper: Péter Gulácsi
Players: Nordi Mukiele, Marcel Halstenberg, Lukas Klostermann, Dayot Upamecano, Angeliño, Emil Forsberg, Kevin Kampl, Dani Olmo, Patrik Schick and Timo Werner
Coach: Heiko Herrlich
Goalkeeper: Andreas Luthe
Players: Rani Khedira, Philipp Max, Ruben Vargas, Felix Uduokhai, Raphael Framberger, Jeffrey Gouweleeuw, Florian Niederlechner, Noah Sarenren Bazee, Marco Richter and Carlos Gruezo
Prediction: Take RB Leipzig -277
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