UEFA Champions League action returns this week with four Round of 16 matches. Two of those games are set for Tuesday, including a battle at Red Bull Arena in Germany. RB Leipzig takes on Real Madrid in the first of a two-leg matchup with aggregate scoring. This is the third all-time meeting between the clubs, with the first two split between them.
Kickoff is scheduled for 3 p.m. ET. Real Madrid are the +120 favorite (risk $100 to win $120) in its latest RB Leipzig vs. Real Madrid odds. Leipzig are a +205 underdog, a draw is priced at +265, and the over/under for total goals scored is 2.5. Before making any Real Madrid vs. RB Leipzig picks or UEFA Champions League predictions, be sure to see what proven soccer insider Jon Eimer is saying.
Eimer is a high-volume bettor who has vast knowledge of leagues and players across the globe. Since joining SportsLine, he has covered the English Premier League, Serie A, the FA Cup and much more. In 2023 he was red-hot, going 248-234-12 for a profit of $2,593 for $100 bettors. That included an 86-59-5 record in the Premier League for a $3,463 profit.
Now, Eimer has broken down RB Leipzig vs. Real Madrid from every angle and just revealed his picks and Champions League predictions. You can head to SportsLine now to see Eimer’s picks. Here are the betting lines and trends for Real Madrid vs. RB Leipzig:
- RB Leipzig vs. Real Madrid money line: Real Madrid +120, RB Leipzig +205, Draw +265
- RB Leipzig vs. Real Madrid spread: Real Madrid -0.5
- RB Leipzig vs. Real Madrid over/under: 2.5 goals
- RB Leipzig vs. Real Madrid picks: See picks at SportsLine
Why you should back RB Leipzig
RB Leipzig have reached the Champions League knockout round in four of the last five seasons, and the club has earned two German Cup titles, including the 2023 crown. In the last 19 games at home against European clubs, RB Leipzig have 11 wins and five draws, and the club’s offense is performing well. Leipzig accrued 13 goals and 12 assists during group stage action, and the club has 46 goals in the last 21 domestic matches.
Forward Lois Openda leads the way for Leipzig, posting 15 goals in 21 games in Bundesliga action. He has a goal in four straight matches and also has four goals in five Champions League games in 2023-24. On the other side, Real Madrid will be without Jude Bellingham in this match, as he suffered an ankle injury against Girona on Saturday. Bellingham is the top scorer for Real Madrid this season, producing 20 goals across competitions and 16 goals in La Liga matches. See which team to pick here.
Why you should back Real Madrid
Real Madrid are highly accomplished, including 20 Spanish Cups and 35 league titles. The club has made 28 appearances in the Champions League, sharing the competition record with Barcelona. In all 28 appearances, Real Madrid have reached the knockout round, winning their group on 20 occasions. Real Madrid also won the Champions League in 2021-22, and the club went undefeated in group games this season. Real Madrid became the second club to sweep group play on three different occasions, and they cruised to the top of Group C with an eight-point gap.
Historically, Real Madrid have been dominant in the Round of 16 stage, winning 11 of the last 13 games, and RB Leipzig have won only one of the last three in this round. Real Madrid have also dominated action against Bundesliga clubs, suffering only one loss in the last 16 matches. Real Madrid have also won 10 of the last 12 games across competitions, and Leipzig are struggling with only one victory in the last four domestic matches. See which team to pick here.
How to make RB Leipzig vs. Real Madrid picks
Eimer has broken down Tuesday’s match from every possible angle and is leaning Over on the goal total. He also has locked in three confident best bets, including one that pays plus-money, and is offering a full breakdown of this Champions League clash. He’s sharing his UEFA Champions League picks and analysis only at SportsLine.
So who wins Real Madrid vs. RB Leipzig, and where does all the betting value lie? Visit SportsLine now to see which wagers in RB Leipzig vs. Real Madrid have all the value, all from the soccer expert who finished 2023 up more than $2,500, and find out.