RB LEIPZIG VS. EINTRACHT FRANKFURT

RB Leipzig entertain Eintracht Frankfurt on Sunday for a Bundesliga clash at Red Bull Arena.RB Leipzig sit in second place on 53 points, two points behind first-placed Bayern München through 24 matches. Leipzig won their last Bundesliga match 3-0 at Schwarzwald-Stadion against Freiburg, extending their winning streak to six.Eintracht Frankfurt’s last league match resulted in a 1-1 draw against Stuttgart at Deutsche Bank Park, leaving them in fourth place on 43 points.The teams played out a 1-1 draw in their last Bundesliga meeting, a November match at Deutsche Bank Park. Aymen Barkok scored Die Adler’s only goal in the 43rd minute. Yussuf Poulsen scored Leipzig’s only goal in the 57th minute.Looking at players who have made a difference this season, Leipzig have been indebted to Christopher Nkunku, Emil Forsberg, and Poulsen. Nkunku is the club’s leading scorer with six goals, followed by Forsberg and Poulsen with five each.Eintracht Frankfurt’s most prolific player has been André Silva, who has netted on 19 occasions, including seven match-opening goals. He is tied for second in the league’s scoring charts in 2020/2021.Hosts Leipzig have been tough to beat at home this season with 10 wins, one draw, and just one loss in 12 Bundesliga contests. Leipzig are in the midst of a four-match home winning streak dating to January 20 against Union Berlin. In league matches away from home this season, Frankfurt have five wins, four draws, and three losses.Leipzig have won six straight league matches this season. Frankfurt, meanwhile, have won four, drawn one and lost one in their last six.THE FORM GUIDE (League form this season):Rasen Ballsport Leipzig: WWWWWWEintracht Frankfurt: DLWWWWHEAD-TO-HEAD RECORD (Any comp):Rasen Ballsport Leipzig: 3Draw: 4Eintracht Frankfurt: 3LAST TIME THEY MET:date: November 21, 2020competition: Bundesligascore: 1:1TOP LEAGUE SCORERS:Rasen Ballsport Leipzig: Christopher Nkunku (6), Emil Forsberg (5), Yussuf Poulsen (5)Eintracht Frankfurt: André Silva (19), Bas Dost (4), Filip Kostic (3)UP NEXT (League only):Rasen Ballsport Leipzig: Arminia Bielefeld v LeipzigEintracht Frankfurt: Frankfurt v Union Berlin

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