BERLIN - Leverkusen boosted its Champions League hopes while extending Schalke's lengthy winless run in the Bundesliga with a 1-1 draw on Sunday.A VAR penalty call looked to have put Schalke on course for its first victory at the ...
Jun 15, 2020
VOLKLINGEN, Germany - Fourth-division Saarbrucken's record-breaking run to the German Cup semifinals came to an end with a 3-0 loss to Bayer Leverkusen in an empty stadium on Tuesday.The coronavirus pandemic deprived Saarbr├╝cken of the home ...
Jun 10, 2020
BERLIN - Bayer Leverkusen substitute Florian Wirtz has become the youngest person to score a goal in the Bundesliga at age 17 years, 34 days, with an impressive strike against Bayern Munich on Saturday.The attacking midfielder came on for the second half ...
Jun 7, 2020
FREIBURG, Germany - Kai Havertz scored his fifth goal since the Bundesliga restart to lift Bayer Leverkusen to a 1-0 win over Freiburg and back into the thick of the Champions League qualifying fight on Friday (Saturday, Manila time).The 20-year- ...
May 30, 2020
BREMEN, Germany - Bayer Leverkusen cruised past Werder Bremen 4-1 as the Bundesliga completed its first full round of games on Monday after resuming competition.German soccer has so far avoided major pitfalls in three days of games following a two-month ...
May 19, 2020
GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany - Bayer Leverkusen substitute Leon Bailey scored his first Bundesliga goal to earn his team a 1-1 draw at Schalke on Friday.The 20-year-old Jamaican forward, who has also played for Belgian side Genk, came on for the ...
Sep 30, 2017
LEVERKUSEN, Germany - Bayer Leverkusen is not extending coach Tayfun Korkut's contract beyond the end of what has been a disappointing season for the club.Leverkusen managing director Michael Schade says "football is a result-dependent sport and the results have ...
May 14, 2017
LEVERKUSEN, Germany - French forwards Antoine Griezmann and Kevin Gameiro tore Bayer Leverkusen's defense apart to put the Champions League quarterfinals within reach for Atletico Madrid with a 4-2 away victory on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time).Gameiro created one goal ...
Feb 22, 2017
AUGSBURG, Germany - Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez scored twice in a 3-1 win for Bayer Leverkusen at Augsburg in the Bundesliga on Friday, easing the pressure on coach Roger Schmidt.Despite a good 3-0 win over third-place Eintracht Frankfurt last weekend, ...
Feb 18, 2017
LEVERKUSEN, Germany - Bayer Leverkusen finally scored from a penalty this season, although it needed help from the opposing goalkeeper, in a 3-0 victory over Monaco in the Champions League on Wednesday.Both teams were already assured of advancing to the Round ...
Dec 8, 2016
BERLIN - Bayer Leverkusen coach Roger Schmidt was helpless to intervene on Tuesday as his side slumped a 4-3 defeat on penalties at third-division Sportfreunde Lotte in the second round of the German Cup.Schmidt was watching TV coverage on a ...
Oct 26, 2016
LEVERKUSEN, Germany - Bayer Leverkusen missed a host of chances and squandered a two-goal lead to open its Champions League campaign with a 2-2 draw at home to CSKA Moscow on Wednesday."If we're short two points at the ...
Sep 15, 2016
LEVERKUSEN, Germany - Bayer Leverkusen striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez will miss its Bundesliga opener against Borussia Moenchengladbach after breaking his right hand in a fall in his apartment.Leverkusen says the Mexico striker fell on Monday evening and had surgery on Tuesday.Hernandez ...
Aug 24, 2016
Sorry, no results found for