Analysis: Red Bull Salzburg win inaugural Red Bull derby

On Thursday the two most popular Red Bull clubs came face to face in a competitive fixture for the first time in their brief histories. That’s right, Europa League match-day one pitted RasenBallsport Leipzig against another Red Bull-owned club, Red Bull Salzburg. It proved to be an exciting match-up as Ralf Ragnick’s Leipzig actually came…

Retro Analysis: Ajax 0-3 Red Bull Salzburg

Salzburg carried their fantastic form in the Ö. Bundesliga into the Europa League round of 32 first leg, as they battered a helpless Ajax side by 3-0. With a Jonatan Soriano brace and a Sadio Mané goal ultimately doing the damage in the tie. Ajax looked lost for ideas and couldn’t cope with the intensity…

Analysis: Borussia Dortmund 1-2 Red Bull Salzburg

Progressing to the round of 16 via a hard-fought 4-3 aggregate win over Basque club Real Sociedad, Red Bull Salzburg travelled across the Austrian-German border to come up against Borussia Dortmund on a night that the Salzburg faithful won’t forget any time soon. Thanks to a fearless, high-intensity performance, the visitors go into the next…

Analysis: Eintracht Frankfurt 2-1 RB Leipzig

Earlier this week Leipzig suffered their seventh league defeated of the season, losing 2-1 to Eintracht Frankfurt. Leipzig, despite going 1-0 up inside the first quarter of an hour thanks to a Jean-Kévin Augustin goal, surrendered their lead very quickly. With two goals in four minutes from Timothy Chandler and Kevin-Prince Boateng ultimately deciding the tie.