RB Leipzig welcomes Freiburg to Red Bull Arena on Saturday because the Bundesliga officially returns following a two-month break because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The German league is that the first major European competition to restart with all 18 teams in action through Monday.
Action picks abreast of Saturday with RB Leipzig and Freiburg eye European spots.
The Bundesliga is that the first of Europe’s top five leagues to resume football since the coronavirus pandemic suspended football across Europe.
The Bundesliga return has also served as a positive sign for fans in England,
Spain as Italy as all eyes are going to be on the Bundesliga live game between RB Leipzig vs SC Freiburg.
RB Leipzig vs SC Freiburg is scheduled to be played on May 16, 2020.
That was an extended time ago now, of course, and it remains to be seen just what standard both sets of players are going to be in following a protracted break.
What is surely is that Leipzig will need star man Timo Werner fit
and firing right from the off if they’re to stay hot on the heels of Bayern, who have the disadvantage of playing the subsequent day.
With six clean sheets in their last seven matches altogether competitions,
Nagelsmann’s men have an ideal platform to press on over the remaining weeks of this disjointed season.
SC Freiburg vs Werder Bremen Team News
Werner was battling a thigh injury in March but is known to be fully recovered in time for the large Bundesliga restart.
Fellow attacker Emil Forsberg has tonsillitis and is predicted to take a seat this one out, however, and in-demand defender Dayot Upamecano is suspended.
There also are doubts over the fitness of Marcel Sabitzer and Patrick Schick,
who have unspecified minor injuries, while Ibrahima Konate isn’t fully fit but should still start.
As for Freiburg, Christian Gunter and Manuel Gulde have recovered from respective muscle and ankle injuries.
Lukas Kubler underwent knee surgery earlier this year and remains on the comeback trail,
though Streich otherwise features a fully fit squad to settle on from.
RB Leipzig: A team which will score several during a game on a uniform basis,
the defense was looking sharp before the separate one goal conceded in their last five games altogether competition.
Freiburg: one among the surprises of the season, Freiburg has some quality but plays numerous close matches.
Rarely do they win convincingly, winning only one game by multiple goals since the top of September.
SC Freiburg vs Werder Bremen Line Up
RB Leipzig possible starting lineup:
Gulacsi; Klostermann, Konate, Halstenberg; Mukiele, Laimer, Sabitzer, Angelino; Schick, Nkunku; Werner
Freiburg possible starting lineup:
Schwolow; Koch, Gulde, Heintz; Gunter, Hofler, Haberer, Schmid; Waldschmidt, Sallai, Holer
RB Leipzig vs SC Freiburg H2H
Leipzig have drawn too many games during their ongoing unbeaten run
and wish to hit the bottom running if they’re to urge their title charge back on target .
Freiburg have slipped down the division since their strong start, but they continue to be contenders for a Europa League spot and can not be easy to beat .
What time is kick-off?
The game gets underway at 2.30pm BST.
What TV channel is SC Freiburg vs Werder Bremen on?
This match has top billing for the returning week of Bundesliga action and will be shown on BT Sport 1.
Or you can follow the action with our minute-by-minute live blog.
2:30pm, Saturday 23rd May 2020.
MAGE SOLAR Stadion.