Leipzig lost 3-1 away to Borussia Möchengladbach – Leipzig lost 3-1 away to Borussia Mönchengladbach in the Bundesliga.
Aiming to participate in the UEFA Champions League next season, Leipzig hosted Borussia Mönchengladbach in the 32nd week of the Bundesliga. The hosts took the lead 1-0 with a goal from Breel Embolo in the 17th minute. Leipzig responded to this goal with Christopher Nkunku in the 36th minute and made the situation 1-1. Borussia Monchengladbach, 45+2. He finished the first half 2-1 ahead with Jonas Hofmann sending the ball into the net in the second minute.
After Nico Elvedi’s red card in the 64th minute of the second half, Borussia Mönchengladbach, who struggled on the field with 10 players, won the match 3-1 with the goal scored by Hoffmann in the 77th minute.
Leipzig, which was hit on the way to qualify for the UEFA Champions League, had 54 points and fell to 5th place.
Borussia Mönchengladbach, on the other hand, increased the score to 41 and moved up to 10th place.
In the other match played today in the Bundesliga, Bayer Leverkusen defeated Eintracht Frankfurt 2-0. Paulinho scored the home team’s goals in the 18th minute and Patrik Schick in the 51st minute.
Bayer Leverkusen increased its points to 58 and maintained its third place, taking an important step towards qualifying for the UEFA Champions League next season.
Eintracht Frankfurt is in 11th place with 40 points.