Mainz vs RB Leipzig prediction: The defending runner-up RB Leipzig will have a trip to the Opel Arena of Mainz in the first round of the Bundesliga 2021/22 match. In this confrontation, RB Leipzig has a great opportunity to win the first 3 points to create an advantage in the race to the championship title in this year’s tournament.
- Match date: 01:30 pm on 2021/08/15
- Event: Bundesliga
- Stage: Matchday 1st
- Location: Opel Arena
MAINZ VS RB LEIPZIG PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
With the superiority in all aspects, perhaps it is not too difficult for the RB Leipzig players to bring back all 3 points in this trip. This opening victory is a premise for RB Leipzig to gain confidence to enter the next rounds.
Mainz’s form in the last 5 matches: W W L W W
The Mainz players last season did not have good results and had to work hard to win relegation. After 34 rounds with only 10 wins, 9 draws and 15 defeats, their total score is only 6 points higher than the relegation group. In this new season, the goal of coach Svensson Bo’s students is to get a higher result.
Having prepared quite well before the new season, Mainz is full of hope for a more successful season. In the last 4 friendly matches of the club, they have 3 wins and 1 defeat. So the win rate is 60%.
RB Leipzig’s form in the last 5 matches: D L W L D
Although it was not possible to get the highest title last season, with the runner-up, it is also a success for the RB Leipzig players. After 34 rounds, RB Leipzig’s players have 65 points and are 13 points behind the champion. But that also helped RB Leipzig get 2nd place with a place in the Champions League. The start of the new season is also the time when RB Leipzig needs to show stability to compete for the championship.
RB Leipzig’s preparation for the recent season is not really stable. After 3 recent friendly matches, RB Leipzig only got 1 win, 1 draw and 1 loss. Thus, their win rate is only 20%.
Select: RB Leipzig FT.
Between Mainz vs RB Leipzig, there have been many confrontations over the years. However, considering the recent 5 encounters, RB Leipzig is the team with a good record when they won 3 victories and 1 draw.
The last time the two teams met was in the 18th round of the last season. Having the home-field advantage, Mainz defeated RB Leipzig with a score of 3-2.
Select: RB Leipzig FT.
Mainz’s attack has not had the best record in the last season. After 34 rounds they have only scored a total of 39 goals with a scoring efficiency corresponding to 1.08 goals/match. Along with that, Mainz also did not have a solid defense when receiving too many goals with 56 conceded times and was the cause of the team’s poor performance.
RB Leipzig also gained stability in the attack front last season. After 34 matches, RB Leipzig players 60 times tore the opponent’s net. Along with that, their defense has also minimized the number of goals conceded when only conceding 32 times.
With Over/Under 3, Mainz gets 2 Over matches. As for RB Leipzig, they only have 1 match that ended with more than 3 goals in the last 5 matches.
Select: Under 3 FT.
Mainz vs RB Leipzig Prediction: Mainz 0-2 RB Leipzig FT (0-1 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 1st match of Bundesliga between Mainz vs RB Leipzig on 2021/08/15 of the CMD368 bookie.