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Bayer Leverkusen 1-3 Bayern Munich

Franck Ribery has taken 10 Bundesliga games of an injury-hit season to score his first goal Bayern Munich went 14 points clear at the top of the Bundesliga after beating Bayer Leverkusen in the first game following the winter break. Javi Martinez blasted in the opener from close range. Leon Bailey hit the bar for […]

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Bayern Munich 3-1 Bayer 04 Leverkusen

Niklas Sule headed in the opener as two players scored on their Bundesliga debut for Bayern for the first time since 2007 – when Miroslav Klose and Luca Toni netted against Rostock Bayern Munich benefitted from a historic video replay decision as they opened the Bundesliga season with a win against Bayer Leverkusen at a […]

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Javier Hernandez: West Ham agree £16m deal for Bayer Leverkusen forward

Javier Hernandez is Mexico’s all-time leading goalscorer West Ham have agreed a deal with German club Bayer Leverkusen to sign Mexico striker Javier Hernandez for £16m. The 29-year-old former Manchester United player will now fly to London to finalise personal terms and have a medical with the Hammers. Meanwhile, Austria forward Marko Arnautovic is due […]

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Bayer Leverkusen 0-0 Bayern Munich

Bayer Leverkusen held on for the final 31 minutes despite being down to 10 men Bayern Munich’s lead at the top of the Bundesliga is down to eight points after a draw with Bayer Leverkusen. Bayern – without suspended Robert Lewandowski – dominated but failed to take a chance against a side who had Tin […]

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Atlético Madrid v Bayer 04 Leverkusen

Torres scored in the first leg between Atletico Madrid and Bayer Leverkusen BBC coverage How to follow: Live text commentary on the BBC Sport website Fernando Torres is set return for Atletico Madrid’s Champions League tie with Bayer Leverkusen on Wednesday, two weeks after he was discharged from hospital with a head injury. The striker, […]

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Tayfun Korkut: Bayer Leverkusen name Roger Schmidt’s replacement

Tayfun Korkut (centre) played for Turkey and was also assistant manager to his national team Bayer Leverkusen have named Tayfun Korkut as their head coach until the end of the season, after sacking Roger Schmidt. Schmidt lost his job after four defeats in six Bundesliga games, ending with a 6-2 loss to Borussia Dortmund. Ex-Hannover […]

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Bayer 04 Leverkusen v Atletico Madrid

Oblak last played for Atletico in a league match with Villarreal on 12 December Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak could start for the first time since December in Tuesday’s Champions League last-16 first leg at Bayer Leverkusen. Oblak, 24, was key to Atleti’s progress from the group stage but has not played since suffering a […]

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Hakan Calhanoglu: Bayer Leverkusen midfielder to waive wage during ban

Hakan Calhanoglu has scored seven goals this season, including one in the Champions League Bayer Leverkusen attacking midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu says he will not collect his salary during his four-month suspension. The 22-year-old will miss the rest of the season after being punished for a breach of contract. Turkish club Trabzonspor successfully claimed he had […]