Leipzig vs Besiktas Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Another exciting match awaits the football fans this Wednesday as RB Leipzig will host Besiktas at the Red Bull Arena. Both teams are attack oriented so do expect a lot of chances and excitement.
RB Leipzig are placed third in their group. They have two wins, one draw, and two losses so far in their UEFA Champions League group campaign. After a bad start with one draw and loss, they managed to recover and go on to win two out of the next three games. First, they beat Porto by the score of 3-2 and in the last round, they were victorious against Monaco. All goals were scored in the first half. It all started with an own goal from Jemerson just six minutes into the game. After that Werner scored two in the span of twenty minutes and Naby Keita scored the last goal for his team in the final minutes of the first half. Falcao of Monaco scored one and softened his team’s defeat.
Besiktas are having an amazing European year, as they are first in their group and are one of the few unbeaten teams in the group stage. After winning the opening three games they went on to draw the last two. First, they drew against Monaco, and in the last round did the same when they faced Porto. The final score in both matches was 1-1. Besiktas have accumulated eleven points, four more than the second-placed Porto. They have already secured the number one spot, but it is unlikely that they will allow themselves to drop points in this match.
The two sides have played just one match in their mutual history a few weeks ago. The final score was 2-0 for Besiktas. Leipzig will go all out in this match as it determines if they will continue their European journey in the Champions League or Europa League.
Leipzig have several missing players for the match against Besiktas. Marcel Sabitzer, Dayotchanculle Upamecano and Emil Forsberg are injured and they can't play on the match. Willi Orban is not fully fit and he is doubtful for this game. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
On the other side Besiktas have more missing players for this game. Gökhan Töre is injured and he can't play on the match. Atiba Hutchinson, Ryan Babel, Pepe, Ricardo Quaresma and Tolgay Arslan are doubtful and probably will not play. Atinc Nukan is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are available to play and they are ready for the match.
Possible starting lineups
Leipzig: Gulacsi; Halstenberg, Ilsanker, Orban, Klostermann; Laimer, Demme; Keita, Kampl; Werner, Poulsen
Besiktas: Fabri; Gonul, Mitrovic, Tosic, Erkin; Medel, Ozyakup; Lens, Talisca, Tosun; Negredo
Leipzig vs Besiktas Prediction
Another one very good football game on Wednesday night in the Champions League. Match Leipzig vs Besiktas brings us very good betting opportunity and you shouldn't miss to bet on. Besiktas play very well in the Champions League and they are undefeated in 10 of their last 11 matches. They are first placed team and will play without lots of pressure. On the other side this game is very important for Leipzig. It is must win game and all players are eager to win important three points. It will not be an easy job, but with aggressive playing from the first minute all players believe in success.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Leipzig vs Besiktas Prediction: Leipzig to win. Also we expect from both sides to score and our second betting pick for the match is Leipzig to win and Both to score. Maybe correct score will be 2-1. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.