Timo Werner scored twice as RB Leipzig beat in-form Borussia Moenchengladbach 2-0 on Sunday and climbed to third spot in the Bundesliga, a point behind their opponents.
Striker Werner struck in the third minute and then again deep in first-half stoppage time to take his league tally to eight goals as the hosts outclassed Gladbach, who were on a three-game winning run.
Gladbach mislaid their attacking game and, apart from Lars Stindl's deflected shot that hit the bar in the 75th minute, they rarely...
Tyler Adams is leaving the New York Red Bulls to join sister club RB Leipzig in the German Bundesliga, the Major League Soccer team announced Sunday.
Adams, 19, will officially become a member of RB Leipzig, which is owned by the same global network as the New York team, once the winter transfer window opens in January. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
He will be reunited with his former manager, Jesse Marsch, who left New York to join Leipzig as an assistant coach in July.
The U.S. international...
RB Leipzig's Yussuf Poulsen scored once in either half to help his team beat toothless Bayer Leverkusen 3-0 on Sunday and move into third place in the Bundesliga ahead of champions Bayern Munich.
The Denmark striker chipped in after 26 minutes and added a second in the 85th, pouncing on a Bayer Leverkusen mistake.
Team mate Lukas Klostermann scored Leipzig's second goal in the 68th minute as they earned their second straight win and stretched their unbeaten run to 10 league games.