Leipzig edge past Werder to finish year in 2nd

RB Leipzig muscled their way past hosts Werder Bremen 2-1 on Saturday to finish the year provisionally in second place.

11/12/2022 Reuters
  • KO
    • First Half begins.
  • 13
    • André Silva Goal
  • 21
    • Amadou Haidara Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 55
    • Emil Forsberg Yellow Card
  • 56
    • Christian Groß Goal
  • 70
    • Xaver Schlager Goal
  • 72
    • On: Nicolai Rapp|Off: Christian Groß
  • 72
    • On: Jens Stage|Off: Leonardo Bittencourt
  • 72
    • On: Dani Olmo|Off: Emil Forsberg
  • 77
    • On: Kevin Kampl|Off: Amadou Haidara
  • 80
    • On: Niklas Schmidt|Off: Amos Pieper
  • 81
    • Niklas Stark Yellow Card
  • 83
    • On: Marcel Halstenberg|Off: Dominik Szoboszlai
  • 83
    • On: Yussuf Yurary Poulsen|Off: André Silva
  • 86
    • On: Oliver Burke|Off: Romano Schmid
  • 86
    • On: Eren Dinkci|Off: Anthony Jung
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Werder Bremen Logo Werder Bremen SVW RB Leipzig RBL RB Leipzig Logo
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SVW
3-1-4-2
  • 1Pavlenka
  • 32Friedl
  • 4Stark
  • 5Pieper
    On: Niklas Schmidt | Off: Amos Pieper
  • 36Groß
    On: Nicolai Rapp | Off: Christian Groß
  • 3Jung
    On: Eren Dinkci | Off: Anthony Jung
  • 20Schmid
    On: Oliver Burke | Off: Romano Schmid
  • 10Bittencourt
    On: Jens Stage | Off: Leonardo Bittencourt
  • 8Weiser
  • 7Ducksch
  • 11Füllkrug
No. Name
Saves 1
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 4
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 1
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
72' 23  Nicolai Rapp
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
72' 6  Jens Stage
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
86' 21  Eren Dinkci
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 4
  • 3 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: wohninvest WESERSTADION
  • ,
  • Bremen, Germany
  • ATTENDANCE: 41,500
  • REFEREE: Matthias Jöllenbeck

Match Commentary

- Match ends, SV Werder Bremen 1, RB Leipzig 2.
90'+5' Second Half ends, SV Werder Bremen 1, RB Leipzig 2.
90'+3' Foul by Oliver Burke (SV Werder Bremen).

Match Stats

SVW
RBL

Possession

48% 52%

Shots (on Goal)

7 (6)
14 (3)
SVW RBL
14 Fouls 8
1 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
1 Offsides 1
0 Corner Kicks 4
1 Saves 5
Data is currently unavailable.

German Bundesliga Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Bayern Munich 17 +36 36
2 RB Leipzig 18 +15 35
3 1. FC Union Berlin 17 +7 33
4 Eintracht Frankfurt 17 +11 31
5 Borussia Dortmund 17 +6 31
6 SC Freiburg 17 +2 31
7 VfL Wolfsburg 17 +15 29
8 Bayer Leverkusen 17 +2 24
9 Borussia Monchengladbach 17 +2 22
10 FC Cologne 17 -2 21
11 Werder Bremen 17 -9 21
12 Mainz 17 -6 20
13 TSG Hoffenheim 17 -2 19
14 FC Augsburg 17 -8 18
15 VfB Stuttgart 18 -10 16
16 VfL Bochum 17 -22 16
17 Hertha Berlin 17 -10 14
18 Schalke 04 17 -27 9