Bayer 04 Leverkusen

Bayer 04 Leverkusen

5th Bundesliga | 10-5-7
  • Goals For
    4th
    40 GF
  • Assists
    4th
    31 A
  • Shots
    9th
    216 Shots
  • Saves
    17th
    42 SAV
  • Arsenal, Milan through in Europa League; Napoli, Germans out
    Houston Chronicle

    Arsenal, Milan through in Europa League; Napoli, Germans out

    Manchester United drew 0-0 with Real Sociedad for a 4-0 aggregate win, and Milan progressed on away goals, 3-3 on aggregate, after drawing 1-1 at home with Red Star Belgrade. Goals from Lukas Provod and Abdallah Sima in the second half gave Slavia Prague a 2-0 win at Leicester to progress after their goalless first leg. Roma had little difficulty getting past Sporting Braga with a 3-1 win at home for 5-1 over two legs.

  • Lars Bender surgery deepens Leverkusen's injury problems
    The Southwest Iowa News Source

    Lars Bender surgery deepens Leverkusen's injury problems

    Bayer Leverkusen's stuttering pursuit of the Champions League places took another blow Tuesday when defender Lars Bender was ruled out until the end of March following surgery on his right knee. Leverkusen said Bender is not expected to return until after the international break next month. The right back last played on Jan. 23 against Wolfsburg, injuring a muscle and damaging meniscus tissue in his knee.

  • Bundeliga: Leverkusen grab late equaliser at Augsburg – Punch Newspapers
    The Punch

    Bundeliga: Leverkusen grab late equaliser at Augsburg – Punch Newspapers

    Hosts Augsburg were denied a first win over Bayer Leverkusen at the 20th attempt by a last-gasp equaliser from Burkina Faso defender Edmond Tapsoba as the visitors snatched a 1-1 draw on Sunday in the Bundesliga. Augsburg were 1-0 up at home deep into added time at home when Leverkusen defender Tapsoba was left unmarked to convert a cross seconds before the whistle. Leverkusen needed the late equaliser because their back-up goalkeeper Niklas Lomb had gifted Augsburg an early freak goal.