Union Berlin ended a three-match winless streak against Stuttgart, Bayern Munich, and Koln with a win over city rivals Hertha. They are currently fifth in the points table with 20 points after league matches. They have five wins, five ties, and two losses in the league so far. They have the fifth-best home record in the Bundesliga, with four wins and one loss in seven matches. They have scored 19 goals and allowed 17 goals so far this season. Belin’s leading goal scorer is Taiwo Awoniyi, who has as many as eight goals to his name. The only two players on the injured list are Timo Baumgartl and Kevin Behrens.
RB Leipzig presently sits in seventh place in the table, with 18 points after 12 games. They’ve won five games, drawn three, and lost four so far in the Bundesliga. On the road to Hoffenheim, their eight-match unbeaten streak in the Bundesliga came to an end. They are averaging nearly two goals per game and have only let up one so far. They have the league’s 13th best away record, having not won a single game on the road. Christopher Nkunku is Leipzig’s leading goal scorer with five goals. Injuries have ruled out Peter Gulacsi, Yussuf Poulsen, Dani Olmo, Marcel Halstenberg, Mohamed Simakan, Dominik Szoboszlai, Amadou Haidara, and Marcelo Saracchi.