Red Bull Leipzig took advantage of a depleted Tottenham Hotspur roster by winning the second leg of the UEFA Champions League 3-0 in Germany. Leipzig was able to shut out Tottenham again to secure a 4-0 aggregate victory and a berth into the quarterfinals.
In the first leg, Red Bull Leipzig won with defense and the scoring prowess of Timo Werner. In this match, Leipzig won in the midfield with Marcel Sabitzer scoring both of his goals in the first half. He would have obtained a hat trick, but the coach substituted him for Emil Forsberg in the 87th minute. Forsberg scored seconds after the substitution took place.