On Saturday, may 16, the 26th tour “Leipzig” – “Freiburg” will continue the 2019/20 Bundesliga season. Germany was the first European country resumed its championship, while France and decided to prematurely declare PSG champion Ligue 1.
The Germans decided to finish, and “Leipzig” has a good chance for the first time in history to win the silver bowl. Several rounds earlier, the odds were even better, but a draw against Leverkusen (1:1) and “Wolfsburg” (0:0) in the last two rounds dropped the bulls to third place in the standings.
After 25 rounds the team of Julian Nagelmann 5 points adrift of leaders Bayern. From Borussia Dortmund “Leipzig” separates only one point, so for second place to catch certainly has every chance. Very good situation “bulls” in the Champions League, where the team reached the quarterfinals, having confidently beaten in the 1/8 finalist of the last season “Tottenham” (1:0, 3:0).
As for “Freiburg”, it after 25 rounds of the Bundesliga with 36 points occupies the 8th place. In the last two matches has been an away defeat by Borussia Dortmund (0:1) and a home victory over Berlin “the Union” (3:1).
In the first round, “Freiburg” beat the house “Leipzig” with the score 3:1, so to get the three points for the hosts will be difficult. However, the bookies believe that the “Leipzig” in his field will take revenge, though the meeting and will be held at empty tribunes in connection with the pandemic coronavirus.
Leipzig: Gulacy Klostermann, Halstenberg, Angelina Konate, Nkunku, Laimer, Aydar, Adams, Varner, Poulsen.
“Freiburg”: Svalov – Gunter, Koch, Heinz Linhart, Glenn Gould, Schmid, Höfler, Grifo, Petersen, The Memorial Meeting.