In four years he has risen from the fourth division to the Bundesliga after nine days and the second is located within two points of Bayern.
Occasionally football peculiar tells stories, stories like that is taking place in eastern Germany this season. The protagonist is the RB Leipzig ensemble founded in 2009 and detested in Germany for being sponsored by drinks brand Red Bull. In four years he has risen from the fourth division to the Bundesliga and after nine days in the German competition second maximum is located. Its acronym, RB, refer to the mark of energy drinks, although as in the Bundesliga not be carried except the trade name Bayer RasenBall Leverkusen- correspond to Leipzig.
The whole revelation of German football is just two points behind Bayern and himself has not lost a single match so far this championship, never seen a set newly promoted to the Bundesliga as appropriate. With Dortmund in fifth position and results during the crisis of today, the Red Bulls (referring to the bulls network) surprisingly have become the main rival Bayern face the league title.
Classification so he says, though they themselves do not admit it in their statements. “We do not care to recognize us as revelation team,” said the coach, Ralph Hasenhuettl, nothing win their sixth victory so far this season on Saturday in Darmstadt (0-2). “What we want is to render the best possible way and keep both feet on the ground,” he said.
Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, Bayern, if taken seriously: “Do not release the string, but only play from Saturday to Saturday and can rest during the week,” said the boss of the Bavarians, who will receive the Leipzig on 21 December in the Munich arena.