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.
It was a Bundesliga weekend that saw more draws than expected, an unsavory incident in the capital and Bayern cashing in on the poor results of all their challengers. Catch up on the latest from the Bundesliga here.
Matchday 15 started in the most dramatic fashion with Bayern Munich surrending a two-goal lead. RB Leipzig had the chance to take advantage but had to overcome Borussia Dortmund. Read the latest from the Bundesliga.
Erling Haaland and Jadon Sancho once again came to the fore as Borussia Dortmund delivered an impressive second-half display to beat RB Leipzig. The pair's clinical displays highlighted RB's lack of a real goalscorer.
At anti-lockdown protests, hooligans have provided the muscle to break through police lines. They may have their roots in football, but they're now more likely to be found practicing combat sports than on the terraces.
After matching Hansi Flick, outsmarting Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and booking another date with Jürgen Klopp, Julian Nagelsmann returns to Hoffenheim. The RB Leipzig boss still needs to prove his teams can stay the pace.
On paper, three of the four Bundesliga clubs that qualified for the Champions League round of 16 have drawn beatable opponents. For RB Leipzig, the 2019 champions stand in the way of advancing to the quarterfinals.
Every German club in the Champions and Europa League progressed into the knockout stages for the first time as the Bundesliga goes from strength to strength. So why does that success not translate to the Germany team?
In the battle between the Bundesliga's top two teams, Bayern and RB Leipzig delivered a game of extremely high quality. If the champions are to be challenged this season, then RB Leipzig will likely be the team to do it.