Werner and Forsberg goals keep Leipzig in top-four hunt

Timo Werner and Emil Forsberg notched up a goal and an assist apiece as RB Leipzig beat Eintracht Frankfurt 2-1.

5/16/2023 Reuters
  • KO
    • First Half begins.
  • 6
    • Timo Werner Goal
  • 33
    • Willi Orbán Yellow Card
  • 40
    • Emil Forsberg Goal
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 57
    • Sebastian Rode Yellow Card
  • 60
    • On: Christopher Nkunku|Off: Yussuf Poulsen
  • 60
    • On: Buta|Off: Ansgar Knauff
  • 60
    • On: Kristijan Jakic|Off: Sebastian Rode
  • 60
    • On: Christopher Lenz|Off: Philipp Max
  • 61
    • Djibril Sow Goal - Volley
  • 69
    • On: André Silva|Off: Timo Werner
  • 70
    • On: Xaver Schlager|Off: Kevin Kampl
  • 70
    • On: Amadou Haidara|Off: Emil Forsberg
  • 76
    • Djibril Sow Yellow Card
  • 80
    • On: Rafael Borré|Off: Daichi Kamada
  • 84
    • Konrad Laimer Yellow Card
  • 84
    • Makoto Hasebe Yellow Card
  • 88
    • On: Lucas Alario|Off: Makoto Hasebe
  • 90+1
    • On: Mohamed Simakan|Off: Benjamin Henrichs
  • FT
    • Second Half ends, RB Leipzig 2, Eintracht Frankfurt 1.
RB Leipzig Logo RB Leipzig RBL Eintracht Frankfurt SGE Eintracht Frankfurt Logo
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RBL
4-2-2-2
  • 21Blaswich
  • 23Halstenberg
  • 32Gvardiol
  • 4Orbán
  • 39Henrichs
    On: Mohamed Simakan | Off: Benjamin Henrichs
  • 44Kampl
    On: Xaver Schlager | Off: Kevin Kampl
  • 27Laimer
  • 10Forsberg
    On: Amadou Haidara | Off: Emil Forsberg
  • 17Szoboszlai
  • 11Werner
    On: André Silva | Off: Timo Werner
  • 9Poulsen
    On: Christopher Nkunku | Off: Yussuf Poulsen
No. Name
Saves 3
  • 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 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
90'+1' 2  Mohamed Simakan
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
  • 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 3
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
69' 19  André Silva
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 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 1
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 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
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Red Bull Arena
  • COVERAGE: ESPN+
  • Leipzig, Germany
  • ATTENDANCE: 47,069
  • REFEREE: Dr. Felix Brych

Match Commentary

- Match ends, RB Leipzig 2, Eintracht Frankfurt 1.
90'+5' Second Half ends, RB Leipzig 2, Eintracht Frankfurt 1.
90'+4' Marcel Halstenberg (RB Leipzig) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Match Stats

RBL
SGE

Possession

54% 46%

Shots (on Goal)

10 (5)
7 (4)
RBL SGE
11 Fouls 12
2 Yellow Cards 3
0 Red Cards 0
1 Offsides 2
2 Corner Kicks 6
3 Saves 3
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German Bundesliga Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Bayern Munich 34 +54 71
2 Borussia Dortmund 34 +39 71
3 RB Leipzig 34 +23 66
4 1. FC Union Berlin 34 +13 62
5 SC Freiburg 34 +7 59
6 Bayer Leverkusen 34 +8 50
7 Eintracht Frankfurt 34 +6 50
8 VfL Wolfsburg 34 +9 49
9 Mainz 34 -1 46
10 Borussia Monchengladbach 34 -3 43
11 FC Cologne 34 -5 42
12 TSG Hoffenheim 34 -9 36
13 Werder Bremen 34 -13 36
14 VfL Bochum 34 -32 35
15 FC Augsburg 34 -21 34
16 VfB Stuttgart 34 -12 33
17 Schalke 04 34 -36 31
18 Hertha Berlin 34 -27 29