Red Bull Leipzig brushed aside Hertha Berlin with ease in the Bundesliga, winning at home 6-0 (3-0) on Saturday.
Red Bull Leipzig started the match best and took the lead early when Christopher Nkunku scored in the 16th minute, with an assist by Lukas Klostermann, making it 0-1.
The team also increased their lead to 2-0, when Yussuf Poulsen found the net, with an assist by Christopher Nkunku, in the 23rd minute.
Straight after the break, Nordi Mukiele scored and increased Red Bull Leipzig’s lead.
With 30 minutes on the clock, Red Bull Leipzig’s Emil Forsberg scored and increased the lead.
In the 70th minute, Christopher Nkunku netted to increase the lead for Red Bull Leipzig.
Red Bull Leipzig found the net once more, this time through Amadou Haidara, who scored in the 77th minute. The 6-0 goal was the last one of the game.
Red Bull Leipzig have 2 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses with a 12–6 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Hertha Berlin have 2 wins and and 3 losses and a 6–15 goal difference.
The last meeting between the teams ended in a 3-0 away win for Red Bull Leipzig in February 2021.
Red Bull Leipzig have scored 12 goals. They have scored 11 goals at home. They’ve conceded 7 goals in total.
Hertha Berlin have scored 7 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 7 goals. They’ve conceded 18 goals in total.
Red Bull Leipzig have opened the score in 1 of their 5 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 100 percent when scoring the first goal.
After this game in the Bundesliga, Red Bull Leipzig will take on Bochum (home) on 01 October 2021, Freiburg (away) on 15 October 2021 and Greuther Fürth (home) on 22 October 2021. Hertha Berlin play Freiburg (home) on 01 October 2021, Eintracht Frankfurt (away) on 15 October 2021 and Mönchengladbach (home) on 22 October 2021.