Dortmund vs RB Leipzig prediction, odds & betting tips 09/12/2023

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Borussia Dortmund - RB Leipzig

Germany Bundesliga I - Signal Iduna Park

Dortmund and RB Leipzig meet at SIGNAL IDUNA PARK to contest a Bundesliga fixture on Saturday, December 9th. Fifth hosts sixth in the German top tier when Dortmund and Leipzig collide in this heavyweight bout. Read our Bundesliga predictions and betting tips along with the latest odds for the fixture below in our detailed match preview.

Dortmund vs RB Leipzig – Betting tips & odds

Hot Tip – Dortmund to Win (13/10)

  • Dortmund have won four of their last five Bundesliga home assignments.
  • RB Leipzig have lost four of their last five away games in all competitions.

RB Leipzig have been struggling on the road of late and their run of four defeats in five away fixtures included losses in each of their last two Bundesliga away fixtures. Dortmund meanwhile, have tasted defeat just once in seven league outings on their own patch.

Latest odds

Head to Head

05/04/23

Germany DFB Pokal POK

RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig

Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund

2

0

03/03/23

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund

RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig

2

1

10/09/22

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig

Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund

3

0

02/04/22

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund

RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig

1

4

06/11/21

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig

Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund

2

1

Last Five - Borussia Dortmund

25/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

TSG Hoffenheim

TSG Hoffenheim

Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund

3

2

L

20/02/24

UEFA Champions League UCL

PSV

PSV

Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund

1

1

D

19/02/24

CONCACAF Champions Cup CONCACAF

jp

Kawasaki Frontale

Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund

0

2

W

17/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Wolfsburg

Wolfsburg

Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund

1

1

D

09/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

SC Freiburg

SC Freiburg

Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund

0

3

W

Last Five - RB Leipzig

24/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich

RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig

2

1

L

17/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Borussia M'gladbach

Borussia M'gladbach

RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig

0

2

W

13/02/24

UEFA Champions League UCL

Real Madrid

Real Madrid

RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig

1

0

L

10/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Augsburg

Augsburg

RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig

2

2

D

04/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Union Berlin

Union Berlin

RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig

0

2

W

Win probability

  • HOME: 13/10 (2.30) – 43.5%
  • DRAW: 27/10 (3.70) – 27%
  • AWAY: 7/4 (2.75) – 36.4%

Dortmund are the expected winners in the markets ahead of the weekend and the hosts have a 43.5% chance of claiming all three points according to the latest probability figures. Interestingly, backing over 2.5 goals to hit the net this weekend could earn you a winner at 4/9 (1.44) if it lands. That outcome comes attached with an implied probability of 69.2%.

Dortmund vs RB Leipzig prediction – Other tips

Dortmund 2-1 RB Leipzig: Correct score (8/1)

  • Dortmund won 2-1 when they last hosted RB Leipzig back in March.
  • RB Leipzig lost their last Bundesliga away game 2-1 at Wolfsburg.

Dortmund to Win & Both Teams to Score (12/5)

  • Both teams managed to score in six of the last eight meetings between these clubs.
  • Six of Dortmund’s last eight matches in the Bundesliga featured goals from both teams.

Dortmund vs RB Leipzig prediction

Dortmund vs RB Leipzig Team News

Dortmund

Felix Nmech and Julien Duranville are out injured for Dortmund while Marcel Lotka still has one game of his ban to serve. Salih Ozcan, Ramy Bensebaini and Niklas Sule are all ill and rated as possible doubts.

Predicted Lineup for Dortmund: Kobel – Wolf, Hummels, Schlotterbeck, Ryerson – Can, Sabitzer, Reus, Brandt, Bynoe-Gittens – Fullkrug

RB Leipzig

Timo Werner, Dani Olmo and Willi Orban are all injured and unavailable for RB Leipzig. Die Roten Bullen eked out a 2-1 win over newly-promoted Heidenheim last time out, though their margin of victory should have been greater after a dominant display.

Predicted Lineup for RB Leipzig: Blaswich – Henrichs, Klostermann, Simakan, Raum – Haidara, Schlager, Baumgartner, Simons – Openda, Poulsen

Confirmed lineups will appear here around 60 minutes before kickoff.

Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund
4-2-3-1
1
Gregor Kobel
ch
24
Thomas Meunier
be
15
Mats Hummels
de
4
Nico Schlotterbeck
de
5
Ramy Bensebaini
dz
23
Emre Can
de
6
Salih Ozcan
tr
11
Marco Reus
de
19
Julian Brandt
de
43
Jamie Bynoe Gittens
gb
14
Niclas Fullkrug
de
Substitutes
21
Donyell Malen
nl
2
Mateu Morey
es
42
Hendry Blank
de
27
Karim Adeyemi
de
7
Giovanni Reyna
us
47
Antonios Papadopoulos
de
29
Paris Josua Brunner
de
33
Alexander Meyer
de
25
Niklas Sule
de

RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig
3-4-2-1
21
Janis Blaswich
de
2
Mohamed Simakan
fr
16
Lukas Klostermann
de
23
Castello Lukeba
fr
39
Benjamin Henrichs
de
8
Amadou Haidara
ml
24
Xaver Schlager
at
22
David Raum
de
14
Christoph Baumgartner
at
20
Xavi Simons
nl
17
Lois Openda
be
Substitutes
9
Yussuf Poulsen
dk
1
Peter Gulacsi
hu
10
Emil Forsberg
se
5
El Chadaille Bitshiabu
fr
18
Fabio Carvalho
pt
44
Kevin Kampl
si
30
Benjamin Sesko
si
3
Christopher Lenz
de
13
Nicolas Seiwald
at

Make sure to check out our football betting tips page for more expert predictions and picks.

Player to Watch – Julian Brandt

Julian Brandt is enjoying a fine campaign for Dortmund and the creative midfielder has already chipped in with four goals and five assists in the Bundesliga since August. Brandt has been going about his business in a very effective way for Dortmund and the 27-year-old has the skills to punch holes in the Leipzig defence on Saturday.


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Simon Winter is a professional football tipster and sports journalist with over ten years in the industry. Best known for his time with Racing Post, Simon has also had work published by Freesupertips, Bloomberg Sports, bet365, Paddy Power, Colossus Bets, These Football Times and more. Simon covers the Bundesliga and Serie A for Football Whispers.