Rangers vs RB Leipzig: The first leg ended in a 1-0 win in the favour of the German side when they met last week. However, the slender lead makes the competition interesting in the second leg. Ahead of the semi final fixture between Rangers and RB Leipzig, here is our preview.
RB Leipzig and Rangers are not in the Champions League scenario in their respective leagues. RB Leipzig find themselves in the fifth position whereas Rangers are six points behind the leaders Celtic. This makes the game important for both sides participating in the UEFA Europa League semifinals.
In their previous Bundesliga game, RB Leipzig registered a 3-1 defeat against Borussia Moenchengladbach. On the other hand, Rangers are on the back of a draw against the leaders Celtic. The game ended in a 1-1 draw.
Rangers vs RB Leipzig Match Details
Match: Rangers vs RB Leipzig
Date and Time: 6th May, 12:30 AM IST
Venue: Ibrox Stadium
Rangers vs RB Leipzig Head-to-Head
Rangers met RB Leipzig for the first time at Red Bull Arena in Germany. RB Leipzig registered the win in that game.
Rangers vs RB Leipzig Team News
Rangers: The Scottish outfit will be without the likes of Filip Helander, Alfredo Morelos, Nnamdi Ofoborh, Ianis Hagi for the crucial game.
RB Leipzig: Amadou Haidara is the only absentee for RB Leipzig.
Rangers vs RB Leipzig Probable Playing XI
Allan McGregor, James Tavernier, Connor Goldson, John Lundstram, Calvin Bassey, Borna Barisic, Joe Aribo, Glen Kamara, Scott Arfield, Fashion Sakala, Ryan Kent
Peter Gulacsi, Lukas Klostermann, Nordi Mukiele, Josko Gvardiol, Benjamin Henrichs, Konrad Laimer, Tyler Adams, Marcel Halstenberg, Dani Olmo, Christopher Nkunku, Dominik Szoboszlai
Rangers vs RB Leipzig D11 Team
Allan McGregor, James Tavernier, Benjamin Henrichs, Jose Gvardiol, Lukas Klostermann, John Lundstram, Joe Aribo (VC), Glen Kamara, Dominik Szoboszlai, Christopher Nkunku ©, Ryan Kent
Rangers vs RB Leipzig Probable Winners
The first leg ended in a close draw and anything can happen in the second leg. We can expect a gritty performance from Rangers but RB Leipzig are a tough team to deal with. We predict RB Leipzig to register a win on Thursday.
Predictions: Rangers 1-2 RB Leipzig
Rangers vs RB Leipzig Live Stream
The game between Rangers and RB Leipzig will be live-streamed on Sony Network and Sony Liv applications. The game can also be followed on the official handles of the respective clubs.