Bayer Leverkusen

Alonso focused on Leverkusen despite job speculation

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 - 03:02 GMT

Bayer Leverkusen coach Xabi Alonso would not be drawn on reports linking him with a potential move to the Premier League or Bundesliga rivals Bayern Munich, saying on Thursday he had nothing new to add.

Bayern seek to break Leverkusen's 30-game unbeaten run

Fri, 09 Feb 2024 - 12:04 GMT

Champions Bayern, chasing a 12th consecutive league title, are in second place in the Bundesliga, two points behind Leverkusen, who are undefeated in all competitions this season for a 30-game unbeaten run.

Leverkusen crush Bochum 4-0 to go into winter break in top spot

Thu, 21 Dec 2023 - 08:55 GMT

Leverkusen, unbeaten in the league, were unstoppable after a slow start and struck three times in 15 minutes to kill of the game in the first half. The league resumes on Jan. 12.

Leverkusen snatch 2-2 draw at Bayern with stoppage-time penalty

Sat, 16 Sep 2023 - 12:11 GMT

The match lived up to its billing and the result left Bayern and Leverkusen level on 10 points at the top of the standings.

Leverkusen extend deal with coach Xabi Alonso to 2026

Sat, 05 Aug 2023 - 09:36 GMT

The Spaniard who took over the then struggling club in October last year, led Leverkusen to a sixth place finish and a Europa League semi-final spot last season.

Swiss midfielder Xhaka joins Leverkusen from Arsenal

Fri, 07 Jul 2023 - 12:59 GMT

Xhaka joins Xabi Alonso's Leverkusen after spending seven seasons with Arsenal in which he made 297 appearances, with 23 goals and 29 assists, and helped the club win two FA Cups.

Roma take narrow lead over Leverkusen in Europa League semi

Fri, 12 May 2023 - 08:26 GMT

Roma youth product Bove stabbed in the winner on the rebound in the 63rd minute for his first European goal.

Leverkusen draw with visitors Union 1-1 thanks to late Wirtz goal

Fri, 14 Apr 2023 - 06:36 GMT

The 19-year-old Wirtz, in top form since his return this year following a months-long injury break, fired in to cancel out Union's lead through Victor Boniface in the 51st and leave the tie open ahead of next week's return leg in Belgium.

Sevilla, Leverkusen cruise into Europa League quarter-finals

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 12:04 GMT

The last eight will be played in four German cities as part of the mini-tournament, with the final on Aug. 21 in Cologne.

Dortmund desperate for Reus return to revive title chase

Sat, 23 Feb 2019 - 05:45 GMT

Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund are hoping captain Marco Reus will be fit for Sunday's match against in-form Bayer Leverkusen as they look to reignite their stalled title run.

Bayern down Leverkusen 3-1 as Bundesliga restarts

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 - 01:30 GMT

Champions Bayern Munich survived some late pressure to win 3-1 and end Bayer Leverkusen's 12-game unbeaten league run

Bayern trio fit for Bundesliga resumption at Leverkusen

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 - 06:20 GMT

Champions Bayern Munich will kick off 2018 with an almost complete squad after top scorer Robert Lewandowski, Mats Hummels and Joshua Kimmich were declared fit.

Van Gaal attacks Borussia Dortmund

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 - 04:10 GMT

Louis van Gaal has surprised everyone with what he said about Borussia Dortmund, and it was considered a lack of respect for the club.

Bundesliga starts Friday with Bayern Munich vs. Leverkusen

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 12:28 GMT

Bayern Munich will face Bayer Leverkusen at the opening of the Bundesliga on Friday at 8:30 p.m.