SC Paderborn vs RB Leipzig German Bundesliga Predictions, Picks and Betting Tips 6-6-2020
SC Paderborn (4-7-18) vs. RB Leipzig (16-10-3)
German Bundesliga soccer on Saturday, June 06, 2020 at 09:30 ET
Venue: Red Bull Arena; Leipzig, DE
The Line: RB Leipzig -714 / Draw +696/ Paderborn +1362; O/U 3.75
RB Leipzig takes on struggling SC Paderborn in match day 30 of the German Bundesliga’s league weekend action on Saturday, June 06, 2020, at the Red Bull Arena. RB Leipzig will be hoping to retain their place in the league’s top four positions and book a spot in the UEFA Champions League next season.
The Red Bulls are nine points behind the table-toppers, Bayern Munich, and look to extend their lead on the league table. Occupying the third position, RB Leipzig is just two points behind Dortmund. They occupy the second position and keep the pressure on Dortmund to finish as runner up. Overall, RB Leipzig has recorded 16 wins out of 29 league matches played, with ten draws and three losses. On Monday, coming into this match, RB Leipzig’s 4-2 win over FC Koln is the club’s second win since the league resumed. In their last five league matches, the Red Bulls recorded two wins and three draws, becoming the team with most matches drawn, together with Schalke 04, who occupy the tenth position.
In their last league action, RB Leipzig’s forward Patrik Schick headed an opener for the Red Bulls in the 20th minute of the game after Corboda Jhon scored an opener for FC Koln in just seven minutes into the game. Christopher Nkunku double their lead in the first half of the game. Five minutes into the second half, Timo Werner scored the third goal to increase his Bundesliga league goal to become the second-highest goalscorer, behind Robert Lewandowski. Finally, Dany Olmo picked the ball from a rebound and buried it on the right side of the net to seal their lead.
Struggling SC Paderborn is already on the verge of relegating, sitting at the basement of the league table with just 19 points. Paderborn has had a terrible season play, coming into this game, they fell woefully to Borussia Dortmund with a 6-1 home defeat to record their 18th league defeat this season. Overall, they have won only four matches with seven matches drawn.
In their last time out, SC Paderborn scored a penalty in the 72nd minute to secure a lone goal after Emre Can handled the ball with his hand against Borussia Dortmund, who brutally trashed the home team. Borussia Dortmund held them tight, coupled with a poor attack from the Paderborn, who were unable to score any of their 10 goal attempts.
SC Paderborn will play without injured Luca Killian. Strell Mamba and Dennis Srbeny are the team’s highest goal scorer, recording five goals each. Dennis Srbeny and Strell Mamba lead Paderborn in scoring with 5 goals apiece this season while Kai Proger has a team-high 6 assists this season. Dennis Srbeny and Strell Mamba lead Paderborn in scoring with 5 goals apiece this season while Kai Proger has a team-high 6 assists this season.
Timo Werner, on the other hand, has recorded 25 goals with seven assists this season, making him the team’s highest goal scorer and Bundesliga’s second-highest goal scorer. The Red Bulls’ goalkeeper, Peter Gulacsi has recorded nine clean sheets out of 29 matches played so far this season, one of the best records in Bundesliga.
For the records, SC Paderborn has never defeated RB Leipzig, giving total confidence of securing a home win to the Red Bulls.
Prediction: Take RB Leipzig -714
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