Leipzig is the largest city in Eastern Germany's state of Saxony, 160 kilometers southwest of Berlin. Leipzig boasts a renovated historical city center.
Leipzig played a significant role in instigating the fall of communism in Eastern Europe, through demonstrations which took place in and around St. Nicholas Church. This is a compilation of DW Content referring to Leipzig.
Turkish champions Besiktas condemned RasenBallsport Leipzig to a third Group G defeat, but RB's fate was sealed elsewhere as Porto beat Monaco. Ralph Hasenhüttl's side will join Borussia Dortmund in the Europa League.
The Red Bull-backed club's image is on the line after two fans were allegedly attacked by fellow RB Leipzig supporters in a "politically motivated" incident. The CEO has promised to crack down on fans who "don’t behave".
A weekend where Bayern Munich lose usually leaves the rest in the shade but Schalke's stunning comeback against Dortmund put a stop to that. At the other end, winless Cologne are on course to break all the wrong records.
An impressive 4-1 win over Monaco means RB Leipzig's hopes of extending their maiden Champions League campaign beyond the group stages remain alive. Timo Werner and Naby Keita were again among those who did the damage.
Borussia Dortmund are as good as out of the Champions League but a result against Tottenham would boost morale ahead of Saturday's Revierderby. RB Leipzig are still in the hunt though as they travel to the Cote d'Azur.