RB Leipzig go toe to toe with SV Werder Bremen at home even as the Dierottenbullen aims to top the Bundesliga table for the first time since Bayern Munich takeover in January.
Leipzig forced Bayern to a scoreless last weekend, thus becoming the first club in 2020 to make Bayern Munich drop points in any competition.
In a top of the table clash at the Allianz Arena, Leipzig coach, Julian Nagelsmann named his strongest eleven consisting of Sabitzer, Werner, Halstenberg and Upamenco to stop the Bavarians from getting a goal.
43 pts | Bayern
42 pts | Leipzig
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Leipzig have a chance to top the league table at least for a couple of hours and then wait for the outcome of Bayern Munich other Bundesliga game with FC Cologne.
The Bavarians are on the road to face Cologne.
Leipzig lost the top of the table to Bayern Munich after a sloppy start to the Bundesliga campaign in 2020.
The Dierottenbullen have no excuse at the moment when they faceoff with Bundesliga strugglers SV Werder Bremen. Nagelsmann boost of Marcel Sabitzer, Halstenberg, Klostermann, Upamenco, Angelino and Laimer as well as Olmo and Timo Werner.