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With the German Cup heading to the semi-finals, we look at the top favorites at the 2021 DFB Pokal winner odds. Needless to say, either Borussia Dortmund or RB Leipzig will be the champions of this season. Our prediction supports the more motivated Leipzig to win the first Cup in the club’s history.
As online sportsbook news in Germany confirmed, the DFB Pokal semi-finals will be played in early May. Dortmund will face second division Holstein Kiel, while Leipzig will meet with either Jahn Regensburg or Werder Bremen. Thus, Dortmund vs Leipzig in the final seems highly likely.
It is a big opportunity for either Dortmund or Leipzig to win, as per the 2021 DFB Pokal winner odds. The simple reason is that Bayern left the competition in the second round to open the door for a new champion.
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Dortmund head to the semi-finals first time in four years
The last time Borussia Dortmund won the DFB Pokal Cup was in 2017. Later, they were only able to reach the last 16 of the competition. Right now, they need to walk through Bundesliga 2 Holstein Kiel in the semi-final first. Although Dortmund are massive favorites at all online sportsbooks in Germany to win the match, Holstein Kiel remains dangerous. They are the ones who kicked Bayern out of the Cup last January.
Dortmund won against Gladbach 1-0 in the quarterfinal to secure a seat in the semifinals for the first time in four years. Dortmund are also struggling in the Bundesliga. You can read more about the 2021 Bundesliga winner betting preview that favors no other than the defending champions Bayern. Besides, if you trust Dortmund to win the Cup this season, you can choose them with 1.72 value at 2021 DFB Pokal winner odds, according to Bet365 Sportsbook.
Leipzig are yet to win the first DFB Pokal Cup
The 2019 runner-ups are about to play either Jahn Regensburg or Werder Bremen. That will likely be an easy test for a team that is the only title challenge in Bundesliga to Bayern. Leipzig is a young club therefore it is yet to win the first DFB Pokal Cup. The motivations are high and the organization is impressive. With such a solid squad Leipzig are huge favorites with 2.25 odds.