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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
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Betting prediction: RB Leipzig 1-2 Manchester United
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: What are the betting odds?
RB Leipzig vs Manchester United – recent form and head to head statistics
VfL Wolfsburg vs RB Leipzig - 2:2
RB Leipzig vs Borussia Dortmund - 1:3
VfB Stuttgart vs RB Leipzig - 0:1
FC Augsburg vs RB Leipzig - 0:3
RB Leipzig vs 1. FC Cologne - 0:0
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Liverpool FC vs Manchester United FC - 0:0
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Manchester United FC vs Manchester City FC - 0:2
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|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|
|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||Manchester United FC|
|30||Shots on goal||37|
|22||Shots off goal||21|
|50%||Average ball possession||50%|
|11||Goals by foot||13|
|0||Shots on post||1|
|0||Shots on bar||1|
|0||Goals by head||1|
|RB Leipzig||Manchester United FC|
|1.5||Average Goals Scored||3.5|
|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.
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.
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 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.
Manchester United team news vs RB Leipzig
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.
Predicted RB Leipzig line-up vs Manchester United
Predicted Manchester United line-up vs RB Leipzig
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This article was edited by Benjamin Newman.
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