Leipzig hosts Defending champions Bayern Munich for game week four of the 2021/2022 Bundesliga at the Red Bull Arena on Saturday evening.
Leipzig has had a rough start to the new Bundesliga season. Just one win in the first three fixtures has put them in 10th place. Leipzig lost 1-0 to Mainz in their first match but bounced back with a 4-0 thrashing over Stuttgart. Their last Bundesliga outing was a narrow 1-0 defeat to Wolfsburg. They dominated the game with 55% possession and 12 shots but a 52nd-minute goal by Jerome Roussilon cost them the game. Head Coach Jesse Marsch will be without Marcel Halstenberg and Marcelo Saracchi who is out injured. Angelino is fit and should start here.
Defending Champions Bayern Munich started their Bundesliga title defense with a 1-1 draw against Borussia Monchengladbach. They managed to bounce back with wins against Cologne and Hertha Berlin. Their last Bundesliga outing was a 5-0 thrashing over Hertha Berlin a match they dominated completely with 64% possession and 12 shots. Bayern Munich has been dangerous in attack scoring nine goals so far this season. Bayern Munich coach Nagelsmann has a few injury issues. Kingsley Coman is ruled out with a calf injury while Corentin Tolisso and defender Alphonso Davies are in doubt after picking up knocks while on international duty. New signing Marcel Sabitzer is fit and could make his debut.
PREDICTION: BAYERN WIN 3-1
ACCUMULATOR TIP: BAYERN WIN