Shakhtar Donetsk vs RB Leipzig – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 31, 2022
An exciting match could be on the cards on Wednesday when Shakhtar Donetsk face RB Leipzig. We have reached the final round of the group phase in the Champions League this season.
Shakhtar Donetsk vs RB Leipzig Stats
- Shakhtar Donetsk have not lost 23 of the last 25 home matches
- Shakhtar Donetsk have scored in the last 11 matches in a row
- In 8 of the last 9 matches Shakhtar Donetsk played, both teams scored
- Shakhtar Donetsk have not lost 11 of the last 12 matches
- Shakhtar Donetsk have scored in 11 of the last 12 home matches
- RB Leipzig have not lost the last 8 matches in a row
- RB Leipzig have scored in the last 8 matches in a row
- RB Leipzig have conceded in 11 of the last 13 away matches
- RB Leipzig have won 6 of the last 8 matches
- In 5 of the last 7 matches RB Leipzig played, both teams scored
Shakhtar Donetsk vs RB Leipzig Lineups
Shakhtar Donetsk vs RB Leipzig Preview
In their last six Champions League home matches, Shakhtar Donetsk didn’t claim a single win. Instead, they’ve drawn five and lost one, while scoring five and conceding ten goals. Having won 4-1 in the previous meeting between the two clubs, Shakhtar know that another three points in this fixture would see them progress to the knockout stage as runners-up on head-to-head performance.
RB Leipzig, meanwhile, won twice, while they’ve drawn zero and lost four in their last six away games in the Champions League. They only have to avoid defeat to progress to the knockout stage of the Champions League and will be in a confident mood after going unbeaten in their last nine matches, winning seven and drawing two. It’s a strange position that RB Leipzig find themselves in, as they could still finish first, second or third in Group F.
Shakhtar Donetsk vs RB Leipzig H2H
Their latest encounter was a belter of a game, which finished with a 1-4 scoreline. An uncommon result, but we would not mind a similar goal fest this coming Wednesday. The home side were in awesome shape, the last time they played RB Leipzig, as the latter got taught a lesson in a 4-1 win for a high-flying Shakhtar Donetsk team. The bookies have Shakhtar Donetsk to win this match at best price odds of 4.20.
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Full Time Betting
Shakhtar Donetsk won four of their last 10 matches on home soil, drew six and lost none. RB Leipzig won three games, drew three and lost four in their last 10 away games across all tournaments. RB Leipzig scored the first goal of the match a modest three times in their 10 previous games played away from home. However, Shakhtar Donetsk were first on target five times in their last 10 outings on home soil.
Both Teams to Score
Shakhtar Donetsk ran out 1-4 winners the last time these two rivals played each other and are definitely planning to claim three points again on Wednesday.
Over 2.5 goals came out one time in the last encounter between these two teams. Shakhtar Donetsk managed an average of four goals, with RB Leipzig averaging one goal in these games. Both teams to score was a winning bet one time in this run of matches. Shakhtar Donetsk saw over 2.5 goals in seven of their last ten matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 2.4 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 2.5 times in those matches.