There was plenty to shout about in 2020/21 for RB Leipzig under coach Julian Nagelsmann (c.) and flying wing-back Angelino (l.). - © motivio via www.imago-images.de/imago images/motivio
There was plenty to shout about in 2020/21 for RB Leipzig under coach Julian Nagelsmann (c.) and flying wing-back Angelino (l.). - © motivio via www.imago-images.de/imago images/motivio
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RB Leipzig's top 5 Bundesliga matches in 2020/21

RB Leipzig secured a runners-up finish for the second time in their Bundesliga history in 2020/21, recording some big wins, barnstorming comebacks and taking the fight to Bayern in Munich.

bundesliga.com picks out Die Roten Bullen’s top five matches from their final campaign under Julian Nagelsmann

Matchday 3: RB Leipzig 4-0 Schalke

Leipzig went top of the table for the first time in the season after a resounding 4-0 win at home to beleaguered Schalke, with Angelino, Willi Orban and Marcel Halstenberg on the scoresheet after a Can Bozdogan own goal.

Matchday 10: Bayern Munich 3-3 RB Leipzig

After failing to score on four previous Bundesliga visits to the Allianz Arena, Leipzig netted three times - taking the lead on two occasions - as the top two played out a thrilling 3-3 draw.

Matchday 23: RB Leipzig 3-2 Borussia Mönchengladbach

Alexander Sörloth scored an injury-time winner as Leipzig fought back from 2-0 down to beat Borussia Mönchengladbach and keep within two points of Bundesliga leaders Bayern.

Matchday 28: Werder Bremen 1-4 RB Leipzig

Sörloth was again on target (twice) as Leipzig side bounced back from a tight 1-0 defeat to Bayern in style by putting Werder Bremen to the sword with three first-half goals.

Matchday 33: RB Leipzig 2-2 Wolfsburg

Die Roten Bullen fought back from two Maximilian Philipp goals to earn a 2-2 draw at home to Wolfsburg that saw Nagelsmann's side secure the runners-up spot in the Bundesliga for the second time in their five-year top-flight history.