RB Leipzig vs Borussia Dortmund prediction and betting tips (November 6)
Leipzig and Dortmund clash in Round 11 of this season’s Bundeliga games. The Red Bulls haven’t won the Black and Yellows in their last eight meetings. Can they break the deadlock in this match?
Jude Bellingham (Dortmund) created 3 chances in the last match
Jude Bellingham (Dortmund) created 3 chances in the last match
by Paul Awoniyi Paul Awoniyi

RB Leipzig play Borussia Dortmund at home in their last match ahead of the international break.

The match is scheduled to start at 5:30 p.m. GMT on Saturday, 6 November 2021. The match venue is Red Bull Arena, Leipzig.

Coming up next is a preview of the latest betting odds, key stats, team news and projected starting lineups. Below these are betting tips and match predictions for the RB Leipzig vs Borussia Dortmund (November 6) game.

RB Leipzig vs Borussia Dortmund (November 6) latest betting odds

RB Leipzig to win is priced at 2.10 (+110 American; 11/10 Fractional). A draw is priced at 4.00 (+300; 3/1), while Borussia Dortmund to win is priced at 3.40 (+240; 12/5).

The chances of these outcomes are as follows: RB Leipzig — 47%, draw — 24%, Borussia Dortmund — 29%.

Latest betting odds on RB Leipzig vs Borussia Dortmund (6 November 2021):

  • Over 2.5 goals — 1.55 (-180; 5/9)
  • Under 2.5 goals — 2.40 (+140; 7/5)
  • Asian handicap (-0.25) on RB Leipzig — 1.86 (-116; 25/29)
  • Asian handicap (+0.25) on Borussia Dortmund — 2.12 (+112; 28/25)
  • Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.60 (-165; 20/33)
  • Both teams to score (No) — 2.30 (+130; 13/10)

RB Leipzig vs Borussia Dortmund (November 6) match preview and statistics

RB Leipzig have drawn two straight games, one league match and their Champions League tie. They are last in their Champions League group table with one point and a -5 goal difference. The Red Bulls drew 2-2 with PSG in their last match.

Christopher Nkunku gave them the lead in the eighth minute of the match, with a strike from the near post to the far corner of the net, assisted by Andre Silva with a terrific cross into the penalty area. Andre Silva had the chance to double the lead in the 12th minute, but missed the penalty as Donnarumma went the right way and saved the penalty.

Georginio Wijnaldum equalized in the 21st minute who tapped it into the net from close range, assisted by Kylian Mbappe who squares it to him. Wijnaldum put PSG in front in the 39th minute with a header into the back of the net, assisted by Marquinhos.

Dominik Szoboszlai levelled the scores in the 90+2 minute as he fired the ball into the bottom left corner of the net. They were the better side in the match, with 54% possession, 17 total shots, six shots on target, 11 chances created, four big chances and a 3.30 xG.

Leipzig drew 1-1 with Eintracht Frankfurt in their last league match, and are eighth in the league standings with 15 points and a +11 goal difference. The Red Bulls are in search of a win in this game.

RB Leipzig team news: Lukas Klostermann, Marcel Halstenberg and Marcelo Saracchi are sidelined due to injuries.

Borussia Dortmund lost 1-3 to Ajax in their CL match mid-week, this is their second consecutive loss to the Dutch team. They are second in the group table with six points and a -4 goal difference.

The Black and Yellows got a harsh decision from the referee just before half of an hour as Mats Hummels was shown a straight red. In the 37th minute, Marco Reus opened the scoring from the penalty spot with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Dusan Tadic equalized in the 72nd minute of the second half with a left footed effort from a deflected cross from Anthony. Sebastian Haller put Ajax in front in the 83rd minute with a header to the left corner of the net, assisted by Anthony with a cross.

Davy Klaassen sealed the game in the 90+3 minute from close range as he finished it off into the middle of the net, assisted by Anthony. Dortmund had 30% possession, 14 total shots, seven chances created and a 1.77 xG.

They are currently second in the league table with 24 points and a +12 goal difference, a point behind Bayern Munich who top the table. They beat FC Koln 2-0 in their last league match.

Borussia Dortmund team news: Mateu Morey, Erling Braut Haaland and Nico Schulz are unavailable for the match. Marcel Schmelzer, Mahmoud Dahoud, Emre Can, Giovanni Reyna and Raphael Guerreiro are doubtful for the game.

RB Leipzig vs Borussia Dortmund H2H

Dortmund haven’t lost to Leipzig in their last eight meetings with six wins and two draws. BVB won 4-1 in their last meeting.

RB Leipzig vs Borussia Dortmund (November 6) key players and lineups

RB Leipzig projected starting lineup:

  • Peter Gulacsi
  • Willi Orban
  • Mohamed Simakan
  • Josko Gvardiol
  • Nordi Mukiele
  • Amadou Haidara
  • Konrad Laimer
  • Angelino
  • Christopher Nkunku
  • Dominik Szoboszlai
  • Andre Silva

Andre Silva looks forward to getting back on the scoresheet in this game. He missed a penalty in the last match but provided an assist. Silva wants to score and he’s a key part of this team.

Borussia Dortmund projected starting lineup:

  • Gregor Kobel
  • Thomas Meunier
  • Manuel Akanji
  • Mats Hummels
  • Felix Passlack
  • Julian Brandt
  • Jude Bellingham
  • Axel Witsel
  • Thorgan Hazard
  • Donyell Malen
  • Marco Reus

The key player to watch out for is Jude Bellingham. He had a good performance in the last match even though they lost, created three chances, gave three key passes, won 15 duels, completed 4/5 dribbles, 3/4 tackles succeeded, three interceptions and was the most fouled player in the match (4 times).

RB Leipzig vs Borussia Dortmund (November 6) betting tips and prediction

Dortmund have a good record against Leipzig, unbeaten in their last eight meetings with six wins and two draws. They won 4-1 away at Leipzig in their last meeting. BVB are without their attacking threat, Erling Haaland and also some key players are missing due to injuries. Leipzig have a good form, if judging by their performance, they should have won against PSG in their last game. They had higher xG, more shots on target and created more chances. Both teams are likely to share the spoils in this match.

Betting prediction: Draw

Odds: 4.00 (+300 American; 3/1 Fractional)

Betting prediction: Both teams to score (Yes)

Odds: 1.60 (-165 American; 20/33 Fractional)

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