LEP Vs FRB Dream11 Team Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: Each clash comes across as a must win one for RB Leipzig in the culminating stages of the league
From holding all the aces in the 2019-20 title fight of the Bundesliga to slipping all the way into third place, for RB Leipzig, the period right before the curtailment of the league was nothing short of an aberration. Letting go of all the hard work imbued in place across the length of the season, the side resumes action in the league now chasing a five point deficit.
The three draws in their last five outings hurt them in particular with the side currently on a two match winless spree in the league. Drawing 0-0 with Wolfsburg right before the league was thrown into turmoil courtesy of Coronavirus, for RB Leipzig, today’s clash against Freiburg comes bearing with it colossal ramifications.
Not only do they need a handsome win to get their title challenge back on tracks but are in dire of three point which have evaded them for way too long now. They’ll be pleased at the identity of their opponents in the midst of this rhetoric with the side taking on 8th place Freiburg, a team which should make for a relatively easy opposition for RB Leipzig.
While Freiburg did manage to curb their match winless spree with a 3-1 win over Union Berlin, RB Leipzig offer an entirely different kind of opposition. This is a title winning worthy opponent, a home side hungry to quell its famish for a win, a side which will end up throwing Freiberg’s gameplan out of the window today.
Probable Playing 11
- Upamecano will be missing this one for the home side with the player having received a red card previously.
Gulacsi, Mukiele, Klostermann, Halstenberg, Adams, Sabitzer, Laimer, Angelino, Nkunku, Werner, Schick
Schwolow, Gulde, Koch, Heintz, Schmid, Haberer, Höfler, Günter, Waldschmidt, Petersen, Grifo
Match: RB Leipzig Vs Freiburg
Date And Time: 16th May, Saturday- 7:00pm IST
Venue: Red Bull Arena, Leipzig
Where To Watch: Star Sports Select 2/HD
- Werner: 21 Goals, 7 Assists
- Petersen: 8 Goals, 2 Assists
Freiburg Vs Leipzig: 2-1
LEP Vs FRB Dream11 Goal-Keeper
One of the only areas which has emerged as a shining light for the side, the goal-keeping docket has managed to punch above its weight courtesy of the tenacious Schwolow. The player has pulled off some wordclass showings, ones which have seen him parry away scores of shots to make him our goal-keeper for the day.
LEP Vs FRB Dream11 Defenders
While all the plaudits this season have been reserved for RB Leipzig’s exuberant attack, one area of the side’s gameplan which has quietly gone about its job has been the defensive ambit. With a mere 26 goals let in all season, the side has emerged as the most stringent and well versed of defences, a team which has shunted attacks from its sights with ease.
And up against a Freiberg side which has catapulted infront of vicious defences, a cleansheet for the home side takes precedence today. It’s a narrative which will see us repose faith in the unit’s entire backline with all of Nordi Mukiele, Lukas Klostermann, Marcel Halstenberg and Angelino.
LEP Vs FRB Dream11 Midfielders
With an astounding 8 goals and 5 assists in his artillery this season, Sabitzer has emerged as a focal point of RB Leipzig’s attacking plays this season. From Freiburg on the other hand we’ll be reposing faith in a partnership, one which constitutes of the versatile Janik Haberer and Nicolas Hofler for the impending encounter.
LEP Vs FRB Dream11 Strikers
Emerging as RB Leipzig’s leading scorer with a gargantuan 21 goals and 7 assists have seen Timo Werner become subject to a string of offers from some of Europe’s biggest clubs. Widely touted to move to Liverpool next season, the striker will be eager to show why he’s held in such high stature today.
He’s partnered by Patrik Schick who has the 7 goals and 2 assists while Freiberg’s top scorer with 9 goals, Petersen wraps up our Dream 11 component for the day.
Captain And Vice-Captain
The 21 goals for him see us make Werner our side’s captain while Sabitzer is the vice-captain.
Dream 11 Team
Alexander, Lukas, Marcel, Angelino, Mukiele, Sabitzer, Haberer, Hofler, Werner, Patrik, Petersen
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Dream 11 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 who are expected to dole out the maximum points.