Borussia Mönchengladbach overcomes RB Leipzig 3-0. HIGHLIGHTS

MöNCHENGLADBACH. Borussia Mönchengladbach was eventually too much to handle for RB Leipzig.

Borussia Mönchengladbach overcomes RB Leipzig 3-0. HIGHLIGHTS

MöNCHENGLADBACH. Borussia Mönchengladbach was ultimately too strong for RB Leipzig with the goal of J. Hofmann (10′), J. Hofmann (35′) and R. Bensebaini (53′).

The match was played at the Stadion im BORUSSIA-PARK stadium in Mönchengladbach on Saturday and it started at 6:30 pm local time. The referee was Patrick Ittrich who had the assistance of Sascha Thielert and Thomas Gorniak. The 4th official was Sven Waschitzki. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold at 12.5 degrees Celsius or 54.52 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 73%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 45 Ball Possession 55
Shots
  • 20 Total 13
  • 7 On Target 6
  • 13 Off Target 7
  • 5 Shots blocked 3
  • 89 Attack 105
  • 41 Dangerous attack 57
  • 74 Ball safe​ 69
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 8 Corners 3
Fouls
  • 14 Total 14
  • 2 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 4

Ball possession

RB Leipzig was in firm control of the ball 55% while Borussia Mönchengladbach was struggling with a 45% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

RB Leipzig had a more offensive attitude with 57 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 6 were on target. Even so, Borussia Mönchengladbach succeeded in find the solution to win this match.​

Borussia Mönchengladbach shot 20 times, 7 on target, 13 off target. On the opposite side, RB Leipzig shot 13 times, 6 on target, 7 off target.

Cards

Borussia Mönchengladbach received 2 yellow cards (J. Weigl and L. Stindl). Talking about the opposition, RB Leipzig received 2 yellow cards (K. Kampl and B. Henrichs).

Match Timeline

J. Hofmann(goal)
10'
25'
K. Kampl- Yellow
J. Hofmann(goal)M. Thuram
35'
46'
X. Schlager- sub ->A. Haidara
46'
T. Werner- sub ->E. Forsberg
J. Weigl- Yellow
52'
R. Bensebaini(goal)L. Stindl
53'
L. Stindl- Yellow
66'
66'
B. Henrichs- Yellow
67'
Y. Poulsen- sub ->A. Silva
80'
H. Novoa Ramos- sub ->B. Henrichs
H. Wolf- sub ->L. Stindl
82'
P. Herrmann- sub ->H. Wolf
86'
N. N. Minpole- sub ->M. Thuram
90'
S. Lainer- sub ->J. Hofmann
90'
T. Jantschke- sub ->J. Weigl
90'

Standings

After playing this encounter, Borussia Mönchengladbach will have 12 points like FC Bayern München and TSG Hoffenheim to hold in the 6th place. On the other side, RB Leipzig will stay with 8 points to remain in the 12th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Bundesliga, Borussia Mönchengladbach will host Bayer 04 Leverkusen on the 22nd of January with a 19-9 head to head stats in favor of Bayer 04 Leverkusen (7 draws).

RB Leipzig will host FC Bayern München on the 20th of January with a 8-1 head to head record in favor of FC Bayern München (5 draws).

Borussia Mönchengladbach – Formation

Borussia Mönchengladbach
G
Y. Sommer 1.Switzerland
8.0
D
M. Friedrich 5.Germany
6.8
D
N. Elvedi 30.Switzerland
7.4
D
R. Bensebaini 25.Algeria
7.8
Goals53'
D
J. Scally 29.USA
6.9
M
L. Stindl 13.Germany
7.2
82' 66'
M
C. Kramer 6.Germany
6.2
M
J. Hofmann 23.Germany
8.8
90' Goals10', 35'
M
J. Weigl 8.Germany
7.2
90' 52'
M
K. Kone 17.France
7.4
F
M. Thuram 10.France
7.8
90'
Substitutes
G
J. Olschowsky 41.Germany
D
L. Netz 20.Germany
D
S. Lainer 18.Austria
90'
D
T. Jantschke 24.Germany
90'
M
R. Reitz 27.Germany
M
H. Wolf 11.Austria
82'
M
N. N'Goumou 19.France
90'
F
Y. Borges 38.Luxembourg
F
P. Herrmann 7.Germany
6.2
86'

Borussia Mönchengladbach adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Daniel Farke decided to play with the following team: Yann Sommer (8.0), Joseph Scally (6.9), Marvin Friedrich (6.8), Nico Elvedi (7.4), Ramy Bensebaini (7.8), Julian Weigl (7.2), Kouadio Koné (7.4), Jonas Hofmann (8.8), Christoph Kramer (6.2), Lars Stindl (7.2) and Marcus Thuram (7.8).

The home team had on the bench: L. Netz, R. Reitz, Hannes Wolf, Y. Borges Sanches, S. Lainer, J. Olschowsky, T. Jantschke, N. Ngoumou and Patrick Herrmann (6.2).

Borussia Mönchengladbach could not rely on the presence of P. Herrmann (injured).

Substitutions

Borussia Mönchengladbach made 5 changes: L. Stindl for H. Wolf (82′), H. Wolf for P. Herrmann (86′), M. Thuram for N. N. Minpole (90′), J. Hofmann for S. Lainer (90′) and J. Weigl for T. Jantschke (90′).

Best player: Jonas Hofmann​

The player that probably impressed the most for Borussia Mönchengladbach was Jonas Hofmann.

His rating is (8.8) with 2 goals, 28 passes (85% accurate) and 5 key passes. He was won 1 duel out of 6. He performed 6 crosses.

RB Leipzig – Formation

RB Leipzig
G
P. Gulácsi 1.Hungary
7.6
D
W. Orban 4.Hungary
6.6
D
B. Henrichs 39.Germany
6.4
80' 66'
D
D. Raum 22.Germany
6.4
D
J. Gvardiol 32.Croatia
6.4
M
E. Forsberg 10.Sweden
6.2
46'
M
K. Kampl 44.Slovenia
7.0
25'
M
A. Haidara 8.Mali
6.2
46'
M
D. Szoboszlai 17.Hungary
7.2
M
C. Nkunku 18.France
6.2
F
A. Silva 19.Portugal
6.6
67'
Substitutes
G
J. Blaswich 21.Germany
D
A. Diallo 37.France
M
X. Schlager 24.Austria
6.8
46'
M
S. Ba 25.Germany
F
H. Novoa 38.Spain
6.7
80'
F
T. Werner 11.Germany
6.4
46'
F
Y. Poulsen 9.Denmark
6.9
67'

Also RB Leipzig adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Marco Rose played with: Péter Gulácsi (7.6), Benjamin Henrichs (6.4), Willi Orbán (6.6), Joško Gvardiol (6.4), David Raum (6.4), Amadou Haidara (6.2), Kevin Kampl (7.0), Dominik Szoboszlai (7.2), Emil Forsberg (6.2), Christopher Nkunku (6.2) and André Silva (6.6).

They had on the bench: J. Blaswich, Xaver Schlager (6.8), Hugo Novoa Ramos (6.7), Timo Werner (6.4), S. Ba, A. Diallo and Yussuf Poulsen (6.9).

Substitutions

RB Leipzig made 4 changes: A. Haidara for X. Schlager (46′), E. Forsberg for T. Werner (46′), A. Silva for Y. Poulsen (67′) and B. Henrichs for H. Novoa Ramos (80′).

Best player: Péter Gulácsi​

The player that probably impressed the most for RB Leipzig was the goalkeeper: Péter Gulácsi. His rating is 7.61. He performed 7 saves.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Bundesliga.​