Timo Werner Remains Optimistic About RB Leipzig’s Chances of Challenging Bayern Munich for Bundesliga Title

Timo Werner Remains Optimistic About RB Leipzig’s Chances of Challenging Bayern Munich for Bundesliga Title

  • Timo Werner believes that RB Leipzig can overcome their poor start to the season to challenge for the Bundesliga title
  • Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund are leading the way at the top of the Bundesliga table, while RB Leipzig are yet to win
  • RB Leipzig won the DFB Pokal and are tipped to do well in the Bundesliga this season but got off to a poor start

Timo Werner is still optimistic about RB Leipzig’s chances in the Bundesliga this season.

Leipzig won the DFB Pokal earlier this year and are expected to challenge Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund at the top of the table.

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Timo Werner is confident that RB Leipzig can still challenge Bayern Munich for the Bundesliga title despite their poor start to the season. Stuart Franklin/ Oliver Hardt
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However, despite the promise of a title challenge this season, Leipzig drew their first two games. They now find themselves in the 12th position on the log.

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Werner, who re-signed for Leipzig in the summer from Chelsea, believes that his side has the quality to still ‘annoy’ Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga this season, NDTV reported.

"As we've seen in many leagues it is possible for another team to become champions. I think we have enough quality to annoy Bayern and Dortmund during the season," he said.

He added that Leipzig had a great squad that could achieve a lot this season, especially when it came to challenging for the Bundesliga title.

Leipzig will be hoping to get their season back on track when they travel to take on Union Berlin this weekend.

Both Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund won their opening two games, leaving Leipzig with a lot of catching up to do as the season enters its third week.

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Earlier Sports Brief reported that Timo Werner is set to return home to Germany permanently.

The Chelsea striker has been linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge and back to Germany with RB Leipzig.

Chelsea signed Werner from Leipzig in 2020 for €56,22 million. Werner has only made 89 appearances for the English club since then and scored 23 goals.

Source: SportsBrief.com