LEIPZIG. FC Bayern München and RB Leipzig draw 1-1. E. Maxim scored the first goal (37′) for FC Bayern München. M. Halstenberg settled the score 1-1 (52′). FC Bayern München couldn’t win even though he was superior in terms of holding the ball possession (59%)
The match was played at the Red Bull Arena stadium in Leipzig on Friday and it started at 8:30 pm local time. The referee was Daniel Siebert with the help of Jan Seidel and Rafael Foltyn. The 4th official was Matthias Jöllenbeck. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was freezing around -0.9 degrees Celsius or 30.4 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 81%.
FC Bayern München was in firm control of the ball 59% while RB Leipzig was struggling with a 41% ball possession.
FC Bayern München was more aggressive with 41 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 3 were on target. However, this did not suffice for FC Bayern München to win the match.
RB Leipzig shot 9 times, 3 on target, 6 off target. On the other side, FC Bayern München shot 9 times, 3 on target, 6 off target.
RB Leipzig received 3 yellow cards (Xaver Schlager, Konrad Laimer and Marco Rose). On the opposite side, FC Bayern München received 3 yellow cards (Jamal Musiala, Leon Goretzka and Dayot Upamecano).
After playing this match, RB Leipzig will have 28 points to stay in the 3rd place. On the other side, FC Bayern München will have 34 points to stay in the 1st place.
Leon Goretzka (Goal Disallowed)
Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting
Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting
FC Bayern München will host FC Köln on the 24th of January with a 17-2 head to head statistic in favor of FC Bayern München (5 draws).
RB Leipzig: Formation and Lineups
RB Leipzig adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Marco Rose chose to play with the following team: Janis Blaswich , Mohamed Simakan , Willi Orbán , Joško Gvardiol , Marcel Halstenberg , Konrad Laimer , Xaver Schlager , Dominik Szoboszlai , Emil Forsberg , Dani Olmo and André Silva .
RB Leipzig made 4 changes: Emil Forsberg for Timo Werner (67′), Dani Olmo for Amadou Haidara (82′), Mohamed Simakan for Lukas Klostermann (83′) and Marcel Halstenberg for D. Raum (90′).
Top player: Marcel Halstenberg
The player who no doubt impressed RB Leipzig the most was Marcel Halstenberg.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 38 passes (71% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 2 duels out of 4. He performed 4 crosses.
FC Bayern München: Formation and Lineups
Also FC Bayern München adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Regarding the opposition, Julian Nagelsmann played with: Yann Sommer , Benjamin Pavard , Dayot Upamecano , Matthijs de Ligt , Alphonso Davies , Joshua Kimmich , Leon Goretzka , Leroy Sané , Jamal Musiala , Serge Gnabry and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting .
FC Bayern München made 3 changes: Jamal Musiala for Kingsley Coman (68′), Serge Gnabry for Thomas Müller (83′) and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting for M. Tel (85′).
Top player: Serge Gnabry
Probably the most impressive player in FC Bayern München was Serge Gnabry.
His rating iswith 42 passes (80% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 6. He performed 2 crosses.