RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips: Champions League preview, predictions & odds

RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips: Champions League preview, predictions & odds
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RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips

This article covers RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips and predictions.

Also included is a thorough RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting preview.

Note: All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.

RB Leipzig vs Manchester United: Match details

Match: RB Leipzig vs Manchester United

Competition: UEFA Champions League

Date: December 8, 2020

Kick-off time: 8:00 pm, December 8, 2020 (UK time)

Stadium: Red Bull Arena

RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips: Champions League preview, predictions & odds

MONACO, MONACO – AUGUST 29: The UEFA Champions League trophy is seen prior to the UEFA Champions League Draw, part of the UEFA European Club Football Season Kick-Off 2019/2020 at Salle des Princes, Grimaldi Forum on August 29, 2019 in Monaco, Monaco. (Photo by Eurasia Sport Images/Getty Images)

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Manchester United travel to RB Leipzig for a crucial showdown, with a place in the Champions League knockout stages on the line.

United, PSG and Leipzig are all tied on nine points after five matches played.

The French champions are expected to qualify as they host Istanbul Basaksehir.

Therefore, United and Leipzig are set to battle it out for the final qualifying spot.

RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips: Champions League preview, predictions & odds

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 29: Edinson Cavani of Manchester United celebrates after he heads in and scores a goal to make it 3-2 during the Premier League match between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary’s Stadium on November 29, 2020 in Southampton, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Robin Jones/Getty Images)

RB Leipzig vs Manchester United: What are the betting odds?

RB Leipzig vs Manchester United – recent form and head to head statistics

RB Leipzig vs Manchester United FC form
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VfL Wolfsburg vs RB Leipzig - 2:2
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RB Leipzig vs Borussia Dortmund - 1:3
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VfB Stuttgart vs RB Leipzig - 0:1
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FC Augsburg vs RB Leipzig - 0:3
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RB Leipzig vs 1. FC Cologne - 0:0
Latest match form, last 5 games:
d
Liverpool FC vs Manchester United FC - 0:0
w
Burnley FC vs Manchester United FC - 0:1
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Manchester United FC vs Watford FC - 1:0
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Manchester United FC vs Manchester City FC - 0:2
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Manchester United FC vs Aston Villa FC - 2:1
Last 5 games for RB Leipzig
January 16, 2021 Bundesliga 20/21 VfL Wolfsburg 2 - 2 RB Leipzig
January 9, 2021 Bundesliga 20/21 RB Leipzig 1 - 3 Borussia Dortmund
January 2, 2021 Bundesliga 20/21 VfB Stuttgart 0 - 1 RB Leipzig
December 22, 2020 DFB Pokal 20/21 FC Augsburg 0 - 3 RB Leipzig
December 19, 2020 Bundesliga 20/21 RB Leipzig 0 - 0 1. FC Cologne
Last 5 games for Manchester United FC
January 17, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Liverpool FC 0 - 0 Manchester United FC
January 12, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Burnley FC 0 - 1 Manchester United FC
January 9, 2021 FA Cup 20/21 Manchester United FC 1 - 0 Watford FC
January 6, 2021 EFL Cup 20/21 Manchester United FC 0 - 2 Manchester City FC
January 1, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Manchester United FC 2 - 1 Aston Villa FC
RB Leipzig vs Manchester United FC UEFA Champions League 20/21 form
RB Leipzig Manchester United FC
6 Matches played 6
4 Matches won 3
68 Goal attempts 78
30 Shots on goal 37
22 Shots off goal 21
28 Corner kicks 34
50% Average ball possession 50%
16 Shots blocked 20
16 Cards given 13
95 Free kicks 75
12 Offsides 9
11 Goals by foot 13
11 Goals scored 15
12 Goals conceded 10
0 Shots on post 1
0 Shots on bar 1
0 Goals by head 1
RB Leipzig vs Manchester United FC statistics for most recent head to head matches
RB Leipzig Manchester United FC
2 Matches 2
1 Home Matches 1
1 Away Matches 1
3 Total Goals 7
1.5 Average Goals Scored 3.5
1 Wins 1
1 Losses 1
0 Draws 0
Last 5 games & match results between RB Leipzig and Manchester United FC
December 8, 2020 UEFA Champions League 20/21 RB Leipzig 3 - 2 Manchester United FC
October 28, 2020 UEFA Champions League 20/21 Manchester United FC 5 - 0 RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig vs Manchester United: Recommended bets

Marcus Rashford to score first. The 23-year-old has been the star of United’s Champions League campaign and will be looking to carry them through on Tuesday.

Rashford has netted six goals in five Champions League appearances this season, including three against Tuesday’s opponents.

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RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips: Champions League preview, predictions & odds

Manchester United’s English striker Marcus Rashford celebrates after he scores his team’s second goal during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Manchester United at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on September 26, 2020. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / POOL / AFP) /


RB Leipzig vs Manchester United: Match preview

Manchester United require just a point to reach the knockout stages of Europe’s elite competition.

The Red Devils sit top of Group H on goal difference, tied on points with PSG and Leipzig.

United’s four-game win streak came to an end on Wednesday as they were defeated by PSG.

Since their shock defeat to Instabul, Ole Gunnar Solksjer’s side have won five of their last six matches.

On Saturday, they came from behind to defeat West Ham United 3-1 to move just five points off of top spot, with a game in hand.

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RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips: Champions League preview, predictions & odds

LONDON, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 05: Bruno Fernandes of Manchester United in action with Ben Johnson of West Ham United during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Manchester United at London Stadium on December 05, 2020 in London, England. A limited number of fans are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)

RB Leipzig flying in the Bundesliga

Leipzig have been flying in the Bundesliga as they currently sit 3rd and just two points off of leaders Bayern Munich.

On the weekend, Julian Nagelsmann’s side held the German champions to a 3-3 draw.

They will now be hoping they can carry their strong domestic form into Europe on Tuesday.

Leipzig only need a point if PSG were to lose, but would require all three if PSG manage to get anything from their game against Istanbul.

RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips: Champions League preview, predictions & odds

Leipzig’s players celebrate their win at the end of the UEFA Champions League quarter-final football match between Leipzig and Atletico Madrid at the Jose Alvalade stadium in Lisbon on August 13, 2020. (Photo by LLUIS GENE / POOL / AFP) (Photo by LLUIS GENE/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)


RB Leipzig team news vs Manchester United

RB Leipzig have been dealt a major blow with key defender Dayot Upamecano out of Tuesday’s match.

The defender is suspended after picking up his third yellow card of the group stages against Istanbul.

The German side will also be without a number of key players including Lukas Klostermann, Konrad Laimer, Benjamin Henrichs and Hwang Hee-chan.

RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips: Champions League preview, predictions & odds

MUNICH, GERMANY – FEBRUARY 09: (BILD ZEITUNG OUT) Dayot Upamecano of RB Leipzig looks on during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and RB Leipzig at Allianz Arena on February 9, 2020 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Roland Krivec/DeFodi Images via Getty Images)

Manchester United team news vs RB Leipzig

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Manchester Unitec could be without both Edinson Cavani on Tuesday.

The duo both picked up injuries against West Ham and are unlikely to feature in Germany.

David De Gea is expected to overcome a knee injury to return on Tuesday.

Luke Shaw and Phil Jones both remain sidelined.

RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips: Champions League preview, predictions & odds

Manchester United’s Anthony Martial walks off injured during the Premier League match at The London Stadium, London. (Photo by Adam Davy/PA Images via Getty Images)


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RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips: Champions League preview, predictions & odds

Predicted RB Leipzig line-up vs Manchester United

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RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips: Champions League preview, predictions & odds

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FAQs for RB Leipzig vs Manchester United betting tips

What time is kick off between RB Leipzig vs Manchester United?
20:00, Tuesday 08 December 2020
What is the prediction for RB Leipzig vs Manchester United?
RB Leipzig 1-2 Manchester United.