RB Leipzig (@1.62) vs Zenit St Petersburg (@4.75)
23-10-2019

Our Prediction:

RB Leipzig will win

RB Leipzig – Zenit St Petersburg Match Prediction | 23-10-2019 12:55

With neither side in great form, that sounds like a real possibility. Having home advantage puts Leipzig in the box seat for this one, and backing them to win at 4/6 with Genting looks like a decent option. Perhaps the RB Leipzig vs Zenit St Petersburg best odds on the night, though, are the 31/4 offered by ComeOn that the home side will win a tight contest 2-1. Their French striker Kevin-Jean Augustin has scored in their last three league matches, and his odds of 4-1 to be the first scorer here, from 888Sport, are well worth looking into.

The Russians reversed a deficit in the last round, but their opposition have shown themselves to be quite the threat away from home. Expert Verdict: As far as two-legged knockout ties go, this match is very finely poised. Leipzig got the win they would have wanted, and Zenit got the away goal that will give them a lot of momentum for this second leg at home. Both teams will be fairly happy with the result of the first leg.

Zenit have been impressive in the national championship in the 21st century, winning four league titles, while clinching two Russian Cups (2010, 2016). The Russian outfit defeated Glasgow Rangers (2-0) in the title game, with Denisov and Zyryanov both finding the net in the final of the competition. The Zenitchiki are a regular participant of the Champions League group stages and in 2008 they did well to win the UEFA Cup.

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While the gap between second-placed Schalke and Leipzig in sixth is just four points right now, RB fans wont need reminding that just a few weeks ago they were the team in second, and that they are now as close to Hoffenheim in seventh as they are to Schalke. Ralph Hassenhuttls men are experiencing a lack of form that could hurt their ambitions for European football next season.

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Leipzig did well to eliminate Napoli in the last 32, but you should bear in mind that the Neapolitans rested several first-team regulars in the two-legged tie against the Serie A club. The Russian side scored a vital away goal in a 2-1 loss to Leipzig at Red Bull Arena, but they need to beat the Bundesliga side in Sankt Petersburg if they are to make it to the quarter-finals. The Zenitchiki are a real force to be reckoned with at home and it has to be noted that they are eyeing their sixth consecutive win at home in the Europa League. The two teams seem to be evenly matched at the moment, but we predict that the hosts will emerge triumphant in the return leg as they have turned their Stadion Krestovkyi into a real fortress. Zenit play host to Leipzig at their Stadion Krestovskyi in what is expected to be one of the most entertaining games of Thursdays program in the Europa League.

Two points from a possible twelve have seen them drop from second to sixth and with a game against Bayern Munich at the weekend, they could fall further. So this competition, with an automatic Champions League spot on offer to the winner, has become very important to Leipzig fans. Since then, not much has gone right for Ralph Hassenhuttls men, at least domestically. In a league with a very cramped top half die Roten Bullen could yet miss out on Europe altogether.

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The Bulls have generally struggled to get results on the road in the top flight of the German football, but they managed to dispatch Italian Napoli 1-3 at Stadio San Paolo in the last 32 round of Europa League. Ralph Hasenhuttls side has kept a clean sheet in weekends goalless draw with Stuttgart at Mercedes-Benz-Arena, but only a single point from this fixture leaves them four points shy of Bayer Leverkusen in fourth place of the Bundesliga standings.

Leipzig could well get what they need if you can go to Napoli and win 3-1 youre at least a decent team but our betting.org Zenit St Petersburg vs RB Leipzig prediction is for the Russian side to win and go through to the quarter-finals. That mix of home advantage, away goal and European experience just edges them over the line, in our estimation.

In domestic play, these two sides are not in too dissimilar circumstances. They have three teams to jump over just to get to second and try to make a play on leaders Lokomotiv. They are each in the chasing pack in regards to the Champions League spots, but Zenit still do have a chance, albeit a small one, of moving up and clinching an unlikely title victory. Leipzig, along with everyone else not named Bayern, are out of the title running. But they are embroiled in a fierce battle for UCL places right now, and every result is crucial in that race.