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Champions League – Club Brugge vs RB Leipzig: Betting Preview

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Sports Innovation previews the Champions League match between Club Brugge and RB Leipzig and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Although both Club Brugge and RB Leipzig might have just lost their opportunities to qualify to the next round, this game boasts an entertaining Champions League night. The Belgian side came out as victors in their reverse fixture but have not been quite resourceful in their other games in Group A.

With big clubs such as Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain in the same group, it has been a test of patience for these two sides. Tonight, both clubs will look to get some consolation points before their final games in the next game week.

Season facts for Club Bruges and RB Leipzig.

Facts are calculated for Champions League

  • Club Bruges conceded in the last 15 of 17 matches;
  • Total goals was OVER 2.5 in Club Bruges’s last 9 of 11 matches;
  • Club Bruges scored in the last 10 of 12 matches;
  • Total goals was OVER 3.5 in Club Bruges’s last 3 of 5 matches.
  • RB Leipzig did not win the last 6 matches in a row;
  • RB Leipzig has lost the last 3 matches in a row when playing away;
  • RB Leipzig has lost in the last 5 of 6 matches;
  • RB Leipzig has lost in the last 5 of 6 matches when playing away.

Lineup Club Bruges vs RB Leipzig

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Current form — Club Bruges v. RB Leipzig

The form of both teams is one of the biggest things to consider before placing a bet on the upcoming game.

Club Bruges hoping for fresh start

Blauw-Zwart go into this encounter hoping to turn a page, as performances in recent matches have been pretty scrappy. Only a single point prevents Club Bruges from having nothing to show for their previous 3 games. They came up short in a 4-1 defeat against Manchester City, before drawing 2-2 with Standard Liege. They were back on loser street last time out when KV Mechelen ran out 2-1 winners.

RB Leipzig look for a parting gift

Although Bundesliga participation has been decent in the recent games, the Champions League track has been poor for Die Roten Bullen. In their last three games, Leipzig defeated Dortmund by 2-1 followed by another friendly home win against Eilenburg. Though, they lost to Hoffenheim by 2-0 in their recent Bundesliga outing.

Club Bruges v. RB Leipzig — fixture history

The fixture history of the two teams delivers good insights that are worth considering before placing a bet on the upcoming game.

The last time the pair played each other, Club Bruges came away as winners in a Champions League, back in September 2021. At the time of writing, the bookmakers are offering the following prices on this encounter: A win for Club Bruges pays out at 3.75, the best prize for a draw is 3.75, while an away win for RB Leipzig gets you odds 1.90. Club Bruges have been able to win 100% of their last 1 encounter against upcoming RB Leipzig in the Champions League. In other words, they have a 1-0-0 recent record, with the latter winning 0% of the matches.

Full Time Betting

According to the bookies Club Bruges are favourites to win. The best price you will find on a home win is 3.75. Bookies predict that Club Bruges have a 52% chance of beating RB Leipzig. If you wish to bet the draw, there are odds at 3.75 on offer, while an away win for RB Leipzig pays out at 1.90. Club Bruges claimed all three points 3 times in their last 10 home league matches, while also drawing 3 games along the way. They had to endure 4 defeats in this run of games. RB Leipzig won 4 of their last 10 away league games while drawing 1 time. They had to endure 5 defeats in this series of matches.

Club Bruges claimed 3 wins from their previous 10 league outings, whereas RB Leipzig managed to win 3 times from a possible 10.

BTTS

BTTS 1.57 vs 2.25 The last 10 home league games for Club Bruges averaged 2.9 goals per game with BTTS paying out 5 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for RB Leipzig, the average total goals were 3.9 with 5 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.

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Over/Under Betting

The chance of this match going over 2.5 goals is as high as 62% judging by the odds on offer with the bookmakers. This amounts to a payout of odds of 1.61 if you wish to place a bet on OVER 2.5 goals. Accordingly, betting on under 2.5 goals pays out at odds 2.30. Club Bruges’s last 10 home league games saw an average of 2.9 goals per match. 6 of Club Bruges’s last 10 home matches had over 2.5 goals. RB Leipzig’s last 10 away league games averaged 3.9 goals per game. 3 of RB Leipzig’s last 10 away matches went over 2.5 goals.

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