LEP Vs AUG Fantasy Team Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: RB Leipzig continue to hang onto second spot.
Although they weren’t in the best of form back in January, with two wins on the bounce in their last couple of showings, RB Leipzig ensured they managed to lay claim to second position in the league.
Although a title challenge is extremely unlikely from the club, for RB Leipzig, achieving second position this season would be a colossal achievement. The spot would be a massive statement of intent from the club, one which would be a testament to the massive strides they have taken in the Bundesliga across the last couple of years.
The side will be aspiring to make it three successive wins when it takes on a regressing Augsburg unit.
LEP Vs AUG Fantasy Probable Winner
A foregone conclusion, RB Leipzig will not only win this one but end up wiping the floor with Augsburg.
Probable Playing 11
- Konate’s injury will attribute to his spell on the sidelines today.
- Iago and Jan are both injured for Augsburg.
Gulasci; Orban, Upamecano, Halstenberg, Adams, Haidara, Kampl, Angelino, Samardzic, Olmo, Poulsen
Gikiewicz, Gumny, Gouweleeuw, Uduokhai, Pedersen, Strobl, Gruezo, Caligiuri, Richter, Hahn, Niederlechner
Match: RB Leipzig Vs Augsburg
Date And Time: 13th February, Saturday- 1:00am IST
Venue: Red Bull Arena, Leipzig
Top Goal Scorer
- Forsberg: 4 Goals, 3 Assists
- Caligiuri: 4 Goals, 2 Assists
Rafal Gikiewicz has been instrumental in ensuring Augsburg don’t find themselves in the midst of the relegation zone.
Where the home side has kept three cleansheets in its last five matches, Augsburg on the other hand failed to score in three of their five previous outings. It’s a figure which alludes towards a cleansheet for RB Leipzig to see us opt for Dayot Upamecano, Nordi Mukiele and Willi Orban.
With RB Leipzig set to be devoid of the services of their top scorers today, the onus will lie on Marcel Sabitzer to carry the goal scoring brunt. And it’s a role he can execute with ease as well with the player having the four goals to his name this term.
Dani Olmo has worked the flanks well to layup the ball for his counterparts on five occasions. We also have Angelino who has the three goals and four assists be inducted in our three man unit from the club.
Augsburg’s top scorer with a staggering four goals and two assists, Daniel Caligiuri completes our set of picks for the tie in this docket.
He finds company in striker Florian Niederlechner who has the two assists this season. The home side will meanwhile see the enterprising Christopher Nkunku complete our team.
Captain And Vice-Captain
His three goals see Angelino captain our side while Olmo is the vice-captain.
Rafal, Orban, Dayot, Mukiele, Angelino, Olmo, Sabitzer, Daniel, Florian, Nkunku
Note: For Updated teams after the lineup announcement, join The SportsRush Premium on our mobile app.
Fantasy Team Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.