After a push in Italy, Kev’s using us to see a cup that is fascinating in Germany.
German heavyweights to keep jabbing
RB Leipzig v Wolfsburg
Wednesday 03 March, 19:45
Live on Betfair Live Video
It was something of a rollercoaster ride for us in Italy last night, as our boys Monza fell behind early, led by half time, but had to ultimately settle for a draw that is 2-2 Frosinone. Our stake ended up being came back, so we’re effortlessly where we had been in the very beginning of the week. Sluggish and wins that are steady race, as the old saying goes.
We’re heading to Germany now, because there’s a DFB that is fascinating Cup on the cards between RB Leipzig and Wolfsburg. Neither club is observed as old-fashioned or certainly extremely popular by nearly all German soccer fans, you can not deny that both are receiving seasons that are excellent
Leipzig are keen to win this, having lost the final to Bayern a couple of seasons ago. Bayern have tumbled out already, and so there is a genuine chance to lift the trophy in Berlin later this season. RBL haven’t won silverware that is major getting into presence last year, and they’ll feel they truly are in a position. They’ve lost simply 3 x into the Bundesliga this term, plus they have actually won their final five games that are top-flight a run that has cut their deficit in the title race to just two points. Outstanding coach Julian Nagelsmann has confirmed he will incredibly take this game seriously.
Wolfsburg won the Bundesliga name into the that Leipzig were formed, and they lifted the DFB Cup as recently as 2015 year. They have pared back their spending (chief backers Volkswagen have tightened their belts) but they have still put together a talented and squad that is committed.
Oliver Glasner’s part has not conceded an objective inside their final eight matches that are competitive and consistency of selection has seen die Wölfe find rhythm and cohesion. They are third in the Bundesliga, and deservedly so.
Leipzig have the second-best record that is defensive the Bundesliga (their opponents get the best), and Wolfsburg merely are not stopping objectives right now. This is tight and tense, and four associated with groups’ last five conferences have actually showcased less than three objectives. Under 2.5 Goals is dealing at 2.1211/10 right here, and I also genuinely believe that’s a fantastic cost.