Young Spanish midfielder Dani Olmo, who arrived at RB Leipzig from Dinamo Zagreb earlier this year, scored both goals for his team.
RB Leipzig thus celebrated a 2-0 (2-0) away win against Hoffenheim in the first match of the 31st round of the German football championship.
Olmo scored twice in the very opening of the match, in the 9th and 11th minutes.
For the first goal, he perfectly calmed down Mukiele’s pass with his left foot, and then he hit the bottom left corner of the helpless Baumann on the home team’s goal with about 10 meters with his right foot.
Just two minutes later, Olmo hit practically the same spot the same angle, this time after Sabitzer headed the ball down to him.
Olmo played until the 78th minute for RB Leipzig, while the Croatian national team striker Andrej Kramarić played the second half for Hoffenheim.
In the resumed Bundesliga, Bayern Munich is still at the top of the table with 70 points.
However, with three new points, RB Leipzig consolidated its third place in the standings, while Hoffenheim remained seventh with 43 points. Now with 62 points, Leipzig are one less in the game than Borussia Dortmund and six more than Borussia Mönchengladbach’s fourth.