RB Leipzig vs Atletico Madrid Preview, Tips and Odds

RB Leipzig and Atletico Madrid will meet on Thursday at Estadio da Luz in Lisbon, Portugal for their 1/4 final battle in the Champions League. All matches until the final of the tournament will be played at neutral venues in Portugal. The winner of the tie will face Atalanta or Paris Saint-Germain in the next stage.

RB Leipzig vs Atletico Madrid Head to Head

Worth mentioning: The two teams have never met before.

RB Leipzig vs Atletico Madrid Stats

As of 10.08 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
RB Leipzig Draw 4 W/ 5 D/ 1 L 0W/ 4 D/ 1 L
Atletico Madrid Draw 7 W/ 3 D/ 0 L 3 W/ 2 D/ 0 L

Last game RB Leipzig: 30.07.2020 Club Friendly: RB Leipzig – Wolfsburg 1:1; Patrik Schick 72’(penalty); Renato Steffen 70’
Top performers RB Leipzig: Marcel Sabitzer 16 goals 7 assists, Patrik Schick 10 goals 2 assists, Christopher Nkunku 5 goals 13 assists.
Next game RB Leipzig: 12.09.2020 DFB Pokal: Nurnberg – RB Leipzig
Last game Atletico Madrid: 19.07.2020 La Liga: Atletico Madrid – Real Sociedad 1:1; Koke 30’; Hector Herrera 87’(own goal)
Top performers Atletico Madrid: Alvaro Morata 16 goals 2 assists, Joao Felix 8 goals 1 assist, Saul Niguez 7 goals.
Next game Atletico Madrid: N/A

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2,5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
RB Leipzig 20-12 5 7 2
Atletico Madrid 19-5 4 4 6

Worth mentioning: RB Leipzig played only one friendly after the season in the Bundesliga ended in the last days of June. The Red Bulls met Wolfsburg over a week ago and ended in 1:1 draw. The team lost just one of the previous seventeen matches, as none of the last ten was won by the home sides. RB Leipzig have kept only a single clean sheet across the last eight encounters. Two of their last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, as three saw both involved teams to hit the back of the nets. Five of the previous six occasions when RB Leipzig were listed as hosts, the games ended in draws.
Atletico Madrid did not lose any of the eleven matches after La Liga’s restart in mid-June, with their unbeaten streak stretching to eighteen matches across all competitions. Atleti are relying on their defense as usual, with Jan Oblak conceding more than a goal only once for the last twelve meetings. Only one of Atetico’s seven previous encounters ended in a win for the visiting teams. Also one of the team’s last five outings featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends.

RB Leipzig vs Atletico Madrid News

Missing players RB Leipzig: Marcel Sabitzer and Fabrice Hartmann are injured.
Missing players Atletico Madrid: Sime Vrsaljko is doubtful.

RB Leipzig vs Atletico Madrid Predictions

Under 2,5 goals – 1.66 @ bet365