Last season’s Champions League winners Real Madrid are all set to host RB Leipzig in match day two of the competition.
The Spanish giants kicked off their campaign with a comfortable 3-0 win against Scottish champions Celtic.
Leipzig on the other hand were humiliated 4-1 by Shakhtar Donetsk, leaving them without a point in Group F.
Los Blancos, who have incredibly now lifted the European Cup on 14 occasions, will take on Atletico in the Madrid derby this weekend.
Lepzig were knocked out in the group stage of last season’s Champions League, which saw them drop down to the Europa League.
Madrid have home advantage and are favorites to win this clash, but will they maintain their perfect start to the season?
What time does Madrid vs Leipzig start?
The game kicks off at 10pm Kenyan time at the Santiago Bernabeau.
Madrid vs Leipzig team news
Karim Benzema and Eder Militao are still out injured and will sit this one out.
Eden Hazard may be called upon to start alongside Vinicius Junior and Rodrygo in the final third of the pitch.
Aurelien Tchouameni and Luka Modric are set to retain their spots in the starting XI as well.
Lukas Klostermann and Dani Olmo will miss the contest through injury, but the visitors otherwise have a full squad to choose from.
Timo Werner is again set to lead the attack with support from Christopher Nkunku and Dominik Szoboszlai.
Madrid vs Leipzig head to head
This will be the first competitive fixture between these two sides.
Madrid vs Leipzig current form
The hosts have won all the games they have played this season while Leipzig have lost twice in their recent run of five games.
Madrid vs Leipzig prediction
It is highly unlikely that there will be an upset in this match and Real Madrid are expected to register yet another comfortable win.