He races to the edge of the Mainz box but his ball across goal doesn't find a man in white and red, with Zentner grabbing it. Bundesliga soccer league. It was a lovely finish from 20 yards, but the flag went up about Poulsen even though he didn’t touch the ball. For the visitors, they will aim to close the gap between them and Bayern Munich while overtaking the second-seeded Bayer Leverkusen in the process. Bundesliga-Spieltag RB Leipzig mit 3:2 (2:2) geschlagen und neuen Mut im Abstiegskampf geschöpft. 70 min Werner misses another chance for the hat-trick, clipping a shot just wide from Nkunku’s excellent low cross. The Frenchman should really have his second of the game and new hope for Mainz. The away side have just had one or two minutes of good attacking movement, ending with a shot over the bar from Brosinski at the edge of the Leipzig box. Mainz travel to Union Berlin in the Bundesliga on Wednesday at 7.30pm. He returns the favour with an insouciant, defence-splitting backheel. With an 8-0 win, RB Leipzig demolished Mainz on the tenth Bundesliga match-day. Mainz 0-5 RB Leipzig: Bundesliga – as it happened ... With 45 minutes still to play, Leipzig lead Mainz 11-0 in the 2019-20 season. 56 min Leipzig’s next game should be a cracker: they’re at home to in-form Hertha on Wednesday. New this season: Goal probability, xGoals and average positions for every game in real time! 74 min Mainz make their last two substitutions - Levin Oztunali and Danny Latza replace Edmilson Fernandes and Karim Osinowo. Lovely passing and movement from back to front hasn't allowed Mainz many touches of the ball at all. Zentner is well-placed to make a solid save to deny him. 64 min “SKY SPORTS GERMANY gives their subscribers the option to watch ‘as it is’ or with crowd noise piped in,” says Wolfgang. They were pretty awesome in that first half – too dynamic, too skilful, too much for Mainz. Die Roten Bullen had to … The next chance for Leipzig comes from a set-piece as Angelino swings in a cross from a free-kick. Let’s take a closer look to the teams and their Bundesliga odds. Mainz have made a change: Jean-Philippe Mateta has replaced Jeffrey Bruma. 87 min The lively Awoniyi, who is on loan from Liverpool, wins a corner for Mainz. On the bench are five potential debutants waiting for their chance, including former Paderborn centre-back Luca Killian. Mainz 05 hat am 18. It is third versus 17 th as RB Leipzig visit Mainz in a Bundesliga match that might prove to be crucial for both clubs than most would expect on paper. Timo Werner (RB Leipzig) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner. Mainz have been one of the leakiest sides in the Bundesliga, something that is not a good recipe at all as they prepare to take on Leipzig. Your support powers our independent journalism, Available for everyone, funded by readers. 84 min Awoniyi’s cutback is stabbed just wide of his own goal by Orban. Leipzig were awesome and should have won by more. RB Leipzig's Emil Forsberg applauded the home crowd in attendance for their Matchday 1 win over Mainz after his penalty. Alexander Sørloth (RB Leipzig) ha sido amone Mainz are already on their fourth head coach of a turbulent season. 79 min St. Juste is booked for a foul on Halstenberg. Facebook Twitter. 45 min Nkunku misses a sitter, sliding the ball wide from eight yards after a lovely through pass from Kampl. FSV Mainz 05 is going head to head with RB Leipzig starting on 23 Jan 2021 at 14:30 UTC . Football teams - , or RB Leipzig will look to keep pace with Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich when they travel to struggling Mainz on Saturday at 2:30pm (UK time). What a start to the second half for Mainz as Quaison turns into the perfect playmaker with a dream of a through ball beyond the Leipzig defence for Mateta. Leipzig's Emil Forsberg celebrates with team mate after scoring with a penalty during a German Bundesliga soccer match between RB Leipzig and FSV Mainz 05 in Leipzig… Onisiwo and Kampl are both down after a coming-together with the Mainz forward falling under a challenge onto Kampl's knee. This is painfully one-sided. He's alone at the near post and rises high to meet Brosinski's cross, but sends his header over the bar. The previous matchup between these two sides resulted in a dominant 8-0 thrashing in favour of Leipzig, including a Timo Werner hat-trick. This is a glorious goal! The home side have been well on top so far with almost all of the ball in the opening 10 minutes. We're now into three minutes of added time. Final del partido, 1. They are playing on the back of a nine-game winless streak in the campaign, following a 0-2 loss at home against Wolfsburg in the last league clash. RB Leipzig is a heavy favorite over Mainz 05 in Sunday's Bundesliga action (9:30 p.m. 74 min Werner shoots well wide from long range. What Leipzig do just as well as keep the ball is win it back from their opposition. The Leipzig coach enjoying the sunshine before kick-off as he waved to the home support, of which there are just over 8,000 today. FSV Mainz 05 3, RB Leipzig 2. He has one goal already, but Poulsen will have been hoping for more from his six shots on goal so far. Unfortunate one for him and with Hwang getting ready to come on, it could be the end of his game. RB Leipzig eased past Mainz 05 3-1 in their Bundesliga opener on Sunday to enjoy a successful start to league life without striker Timo Werner. The Germany forward departed for Chelsea and the English Premier League this summer leaving his 28-goal campaign of last season. 77 min Believe it or not, the scoreline flatters Mainz. © 2021 Guardian News & Media Limited or its affiliated companies. One positive for Mainz is that Leipzig are now without Timo Werner - who had a hat-trick of goals and assists in the victory. The match is a part of the Bundesliga . The perfect start for Leipzig after Mainz had been a tough nut to crack in the opening quarter. Once again the goalscorer has a huge chance as he meets Angelino's free-kick at the back post. It forces a good save from Zentner, who tips the ball over his crossbar and Klostermann heads wide from the corner that followed. Julian Nagelsmann’s men are second in … That’s his sixth goal of the season against Mainz. Bundesliga-Spieltag RB Leipzig mit 3:2 (2:2) geschlagen und neuen Mut im Abstiegskampf geschöpft. A great day at the office so far for Nagelsmann and his troops. Dem 1. ET). First published on Sun 24 May 2020 08.22 EDT. Mainz looked like a sure bet for relegation early on, but has since picked it up with nine points in its last six matches. Kampl draws the keeper Muller and slips the ball square to give Werner an open goal. Bundesliga 2019/20: RB Leipzig vs Mainz – tactical analysis. RB Leipzig gewinnt nach einer überragenden Partie gegen den FSV Mainz 05 unglaublich mit 8:0. 54 min Yet another chance for Leipzig. 59 min Halstenberg’s fierce long-range shot is pawed away by the diving Muller. The South Korean forward is on for his Leipzig debut, replacing Olmo. 70 min Leipzig make their final changes. He turns his back to goal to collect the ball with his right foot, and sends the ball onto his left foot, past a Mainz defender, in one swift move before firing a shot at goal. In fact, the 3-0 scoreline flatters the home side. He partners Kevin Kampl in the middle, with Amadou Haidara out on the right. FSV Mainz 05 on Matchday 1 of the 2020/21 Bundesliga season. 42 min A substitution for Leipzig. That was devastating one-touch football. Settle in for what should be another entertaining 90 minutes of German football before we head to Wolfsburg later on, with Bayer Leverkusen the visitors. He should have scored. Liveticker mit allen Spielereignissen, Toren und Statistiken zum Spiel 1. Poulsen put him through by driving a quick free-kick over the top of the defence, and Werner lobbed the ball calmly past Muller. Don’t ask me how to do this, though, as I am watching on my laptop (‘as it is’) from Portimao on the lovely Algarve of Portugal.”. With 45 minutes still to play, Leipzig lead Mainz 11-0 in the 2019-20 season. The Sweden forward top-scored with 13 goals last term. Mainz are heading into their 12th consecutive season of Bundesliga football now and are looking to maintain their place this season and with four forwards selected today, they're not holding back in their search for a winning start this afternoon. We're back underway in Leipzig with no changes to either side during the break. Now into one minute of added time at the end of the first half. Mainz 05 host RB Leipzig in the Bundesliga on Saturday, with the relegation candidates looking for their first Bundesliga win in two months. Super 6: Dortmund to keep heat on Bayern? Timo Werner ended an eight-game goalless run by hitting his third Bundesliga hat-trick of the season in RB Leipzig's comprehensive 5-0 victory away to Mainz. Mainz showing they can press well too, as Burkardt wins the ball off Adams just outside the Leipzig penalty area. 62 min: Kampl has a goal disallowed for offside. Mainz 05 hat am 18. He could also play in a more favoured right wing-back role, with a three-man defence behind him. FSV Mainz 05 played against RB Leipzig in 2 … Angelino does superbly to skip past Baku down the left and into the Mainz box. Liveticker 1. It hasn't all been easy going for Leipzig, but Haidara's second half goal may well have sealed all three points. Timo Werner scored a hat-trick as Leipzig returned to form with a scintillating performance away to Mainz. Burkardt out on the right and Onisiwo on the left. Final segunda parte, 1. We've seen 32 goals in just seven Bundesliga matches so far on the opening weekend of the season in what has been a barnstorming first Matchday of 2020/21. It's a free header, and he should get it on target at the very least, but he totally miscues. Bundesliga 2019/20: Mainz vs RB Leipzig – tactical analysis. Leipzig return to third in the table with a crushing victory. No new faces are in the starting line-up, however, with Jean-Philippe Mateta leading the line supported by Jonathan Burkardt, Robin Quaison and Karim Onisiwo. Meanwhile, Marcel Sabitzer is only fit for the bench where he sits alongside Christopher Nkunku and summer signing Hwang hee-Chan, as well as Benjamin Henrichs and Lamar Samardzic. As the only top-six club to play on Sunday, RB Leipzig visited Mainz at an empty Opel Arena on the 27 th matchday of the Bundesliga season. Just like that and Leipzig are two goals up. Peep peep! The home side looking to answer back quickly to that Mateta goal. Olmo has the first shot at either goal as he takes aim for 25 yards out. Before that, RB Leipzig host Hertha Berlin on Wednesday at 5.30pm. Peep peep! Mainz get us underway in the Saxony sunshine in Leipzig. The home side are going through their paces in the Leipzig sunshine ahead of their opening Bundesliga game of the season. Assisted by Yussuf Poulsen with a through ball following a set piece situation. For the first time since their arrival in Bundesliga, Leipzig will have a top scorer this season not named Timo Werner. Hwang hee-Chan has been signed from Red Bull Salzburg to help re-strengthen Nagelsmann's attack, while Yussuf Poulsen is the man chosen to start in attack for the first game of the season. So far, Mainz have struggled to break beyond the Leipzig press but have just won their first corner of the game. Played on Saturday 23rd January 2021 Tables, statistics, under over goals and picks. It dips to the back post where Halstenberg is positioned and he heads back across goal, but the ball doesn't dip under the crossbar for him. This time it drifts just over the Mainz goal. Olmo is brought down by Barreiro in the box and Leipzig have a spot-kick. A few minutes here of total control from the home side. He wants a hat-trick, doesn’t he. Mainz 05 0-2 RB Leipzig (1st Half). Leipzig’s frustrating run of draws is coming to an end. Zentner can only turn and watch as it bounces back out off the post, to his delight. He has looked good since coming on, Awoniyi. Odds from CMD368: 6.60*1.45*4.55; Select: Leipzig to win (Full Time) The European bookie CMD368 set the odds for the next match to be also a great advantage for the visitors when the RB Leipzig rate is 1.43 while Mainz 05’s figure is 6.90. Three minutes later and Leipzig have their two-goal lead back. He’s one goal away from his second hat-trick of the season against Mainz. Werner touches the ball past the outrushing keeper Muller to find Nkunku, whose shot is blocked on the line by the stretching Baku. Timo Werner scored a hat-trick as Leipzig returned to form with a scintillating performance away to Mainz, Sun 24 May 2020 11.22 EDT Paul Nebel becomes Mainz's youngest Bundesliga player ever at 17 years and 240 days old. Timo Werner gets another hat-trick! He's in one-on-one and composes himself to slot the ball past Gulacsi. Spieltag) Forsberg curls in a free-kick from the left and it's cleared to the back post and Olmo. Outstanding first touch from Poulsen to control a pass into him from the right flank. 83 min The match is starting to peter out. 78 min Mateta almost gets a consolation goal for Mainz with an ingenious volleyed backheel that swerves just wide of the far post. FSV Mainz 05 0, RB Leipzig 5. Kampl twists away from St. Juste, surges forward and plays the ball to Nkunku on the edge of the area. 46 min Leipzig begin the second half. Thanks for your company - bye! He was probably in Muller’s eyeline, though I suspect Kampl would have scored anyway. “Morning from the parallel universe that is the USA,” says Alan Kirkup. The Bundesliga is back and the action continues as Mainz host RB Leipzig today. Wettquoten Vergleich, Wett Tipps & Statistiken zu Mainz 05 - RB Leipzig, Bundesliga Spiel am 23.01.2021 - Prognose von Wettfreunde.net. A superbly-timed tackle on Latza wins the ball back and he sends Hwang into the box, but Zentner is out quickly to grab the ball and snuff out the danger. Or is Fox here in the US doing it?”. Leipzig have been spectacularly good. Martin’s dipping inswinger is headed away on the six-yard line. FSV Mainz 05 ist eine große Überraschung gelungen. R B Leipzig face a must-win game against Mainz after losing ground on Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga title race.. 44 min Does anyone know the Bundesliga record for the highest aggregate score in one season? Easier said than done when the Frenchman has been faster as well as stronger so far. Therewith, Leipzig confirmed their current top shape, especially attacking-wise, after a 6-1 win over Wolfsburg in the DFB-Pokal. There were 13 goals scored in the games between these two last season, all of them being scored by Leipzig. The ball is lost by the Mainz defence and Hwang latches onto the loose ball. © Roger Petzsche via www.imago-images.de/imago images/Picture Point LE. “That’s why there are two different versions. None of them do, as far as I’m aware, so it must be a TV thing. Leipzig have had 11 attempts on goal so far, compared to just three for Mainz - none of which have been on target. A potential handball was checked by Video-Assist after Angelino's cross was deflected by Baku, but no penalty is given. He has Kampl racing to the edge of the penalty area and finds him, but the midfielder's shot goes high over the crossbar. Here you will find the most important information on the game between RB Leipzig and 1. Am Samstagnachmittag gewannen die Rheinhessen mit 3:2 gegen RB Leipzig und beendeten damit ihre Serie von zehn Pflichtspielen ohne Sieg. Adams scores first Bundesliga goal in Leipzig's 3-2 loss (1:56) Tyler Adams scores as … Ademola Lookman and Hannes Wolf replace Christopher Nkuku and the marvellous Kevin Kampl. Mainz 05 Vs Leipzig Game Info Why bet on Mainz 05. Timo Werner scored a hat-trick, his second of the season against Mainz, with Yussuf Poulsen and Marcel Sabitzer also troubling the scorers. How peculiar. Goal probability determines the likelihood that the ball will land in the goal from every position on the pitch. Borussia Dortmund miss late penalty in 1-1 draw at home to Mainz 05 while RB Leipzig missed the chance to go top of the Bundesliga after drawing 2-2 … He lofts the ball back across the box and Poulsen leaps high to meet it, sending an outstanding header back across goal over the head of Zentner and into the Mainz net. Mainz 05 1-3 RB Leipzig (Full Time) 1×2 Odds Betting. Last week Mainz were torn to shreds against Koln for large stretches, and though they fought back – don’t expect Leipzig to grant any mercy here. RB Leipzig are not in great form, but remain Bayern's nearest challengers, four points adrift. It's a 4-4-2 for Mainz with Mateta and Quaison up front. The Spanish playmaker has some blood coming from the back of his head after a hit from Niakhate's knee. All rights reserved. FSV Mainz 05 - RB Leipzig - kicker The loanee left-back's shot is deflected into the side-netting of the Mainz goal. Sub now: https://redirect.bundesliga.com/_bwCS Watch the Bundesliga highlights of 1. Both taking treatment. Die Mainzer zeigten … He's always looking up for the right pass and finds Poulsen in space in front of goal, but the Dane's first-time shot is well saved by Zentner. The Leipzig players have been able to celebrate twice already in the first half, but the game is far from over yet. We go inside the mind of Leipzig head coach Julian Nagelsmann to reveal the secrets of his tactical revolution in the Bundesliga. The Leipzig forward finds himself in on goal with no defenders in sight after a poor pass from St. Juste and attempts to round Zentner, but the Mainz 'keeper stays big and with his run to force him wide. Leipzig deservedly in front still after responding well to Mainz's early second half goal. Forsberg's swings in a free-kick but Latza is able to get a header on the ball before a Leipzig man waiting in the box. Poulsen beats him with his effort, but it's tame and the Mainz defence can recover the ball before it crosses the line. Achim Beierlorzer's side are hoping to get a different result today than they got last season in Leipzig. A reminder that you can follow the average line-ups of both teams as the game goes on in the Bundesliga app. The former Leverkusen man on for his Leipzig debut is in central midfield alongside Adams and has already made his first contribution. Robin Quaison figures to be the 05ers' best chance of revenge today against Leipzig. Kick-off Times; Kick-off times are converted to your local PC time. Updated . 60 min A double change for Leipzig: Dayot Upamecano and the excellent Marcel Sabitzer are replaced by Willi Orban and Tyler Adams. The Spaniard is played into the Mainz box and fires at goal, attempting to beat Zentner with a shot across his body, but the Mainz 'keeper makes a good save to parry it over. He then takes a quick toe-poke at goal with the outside of his right foot. Leipzig in full control of proceedings so far and now playing with more confidence having taken the lead. Gulacsi (c) - Klostermann, Upamecano, Halstenberg - Adams, Haidara, Kampl, Angelino - Olmo, Forsberg – Poulsen, Tschauner, Orban, Sabitzer, Hwang, Lookman, Nkunku, Samardzic, Mukiele, Henrichs, Zentner - Baku, St. Juste, Niakhate, Brosinski - Barreiro, Latza (c) - Burkardt, Onisiwo, Quaison – Mateta, Dahmen, Boetius, Öztunali, Lavalee, Kilian, Issah, Mwene, Tauer, Nebel. A reminder of what went down the last time these two sides went head-to-head at the Red Bull Arena as Leipzig put eight goals past Mainz in the club's biggest ever Bundesliga win. Haidara has a good run into the Mainz box from the right but gets caught in defensive traffic, so turns back to find support. The penultimate game of the opening weekend in the new Bundesliga season is now just minutes away. The master tactician almost certainly has further tricks up his sleeve today with the potential for USMNT star Tyler Adams to start at centre-back. It's always a risky business to figure out Julian Nagelsmann's line-ups for Leipzig. 90 min Klostermann makes a brilliant last-ditch tackle to deny Awoniyi a consolation goal. The USMNT star is starting in central midfield as it looks so far. The injured Konrad Laimer, who was excellent at right-back, has been replaced by Nordi Mukiele. 51 min Kampl’s outside-of-the-boot cross is headed over by the stretching Sabitzer. Leipzig should be at least five goals up. Taiwo Awoniyi and Leandro Barreiro replace Kunde Malong and Jean-Paul Boetius. He almost put too much power behind it from that range. The value is based on large amounts of data from previous years; factors such as shot angle, distance to goal and opponent pressure - as well as mathematical models. Couple that with the home side's 70 percent of possession and the lead they have is certainly a deserved one heading into half-time. Leipzig's dominance has them deservedly ahead at the break after two goals within four minutes. Mainz 0-5 RB Leipzig: Bundesliga – as it happened. A disappointing one for the Mainz defence as Angelino's pass is flicked on by Poulsen to Forsberg. 10.14am EDT … 65 min Barreiro heads over for Mainz after a nice run and cross from Awoniyi (I think). “Do all the other Bundesliga games have crowd noise piped in? Having won only one of their 17 appearances so far this season in Bundesliga, Mainz has been a punching bag for the other teams in the mix. The first a penalty from Forsberg which was followed up by Poulsen's superb header. Leipzig are one of the league's most exciting teams, but they misfired last week as they were held to … Learn all about them here. Die Mainzer zeigten … He battles through two Mainz defenders before laying it off to Haidara in space in the box, and the midfielder duly slots home past Zentner. FSV Mainz 05 - RB Leipzig 0:5 (Bundesliga 2019/2020, 27. 68 min Werner, found by a good pass from Olmo, sweeps a first-time shot just wide from 15 yards. A reminder of what went down the last time these two sides went head-to-head at the Red Bull Arena as Leipzig put eight goals past Mainz in the club's biggest ever Bundesliga win. 61 min Two more substitutions for Mainz as well. FSV Mainz 05 3, RB Leipzig 2. Soccer result and predictions for Mainz 05 against RB Leipziggame at 1. The Spanish full-back breaks into the Mainz box and fires a low shot at the near post. That 12.30pm kick-off is then followed by Mainz vs RB Leipzig at 2.30pm; ... RB Leipzig are up to 67 Bundesliga goals this season, a club record in the top flight. That's Bundesliga Match Facts powered by AWS. 53 min Quaison’s long-range shot is comfortably saved by Gulacsi. Having previously been considered Bundesliga title contenders, RB Leipzig must now fight for their Champions League spot when they travel to Mainz … The Mainz full-back has a go with a free-kick from all of 30 yards out of goal but misses the mark with his second shot on goal of the game. Kampl sends a perfect pass out wide to Haidara, who duly puts a cross into the box which bounces beyond everyone to Angelino at the back post. Mainz 05 come into this weekend finding themselves in a real spot of bother, as they are just one spot above the drop zone, 4 points ahead of Fortuna Dusseldorf. Mainz last won a … #M05RBL | Highlights from Matchday 18! Mainz' Dutch defender Jeffrey Bruma and Leipzig's French midfielder Christopher Nkunku vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga... Timo Werner of RB Leipzig scores his team's eighth goal during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and 1. Brad Cunningham breaks down how he's betting the total in Leipzig vs. Mainz. When Mainz do get the ball, Quaison has to find a way past Upamecano in the centre of the Leipzig defence. With two games to play, we're expecting even more goals and with good reason especially in our first match-up of the day between RB Leipzig and Mainz. What a run from the Leipzig playmaker who dribbles through past two Mainz defenders into the away side's penalty area. Kampl is a delightful footballer. The Swede steps up for the spot-kick and sends Zentner the wrong way, slotting his penalty to the right and applauding the home support in his celebration.