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Archives: Bayer 04 Leverkusen

Real Madrid eyeing Bayer Leverkusen’s Bernd Leno, with De Gea transfer unlikely

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Leno

Real Madrid have turned their attentions to Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno since the club believes its chances of prying David de Gea away from Manchester United are increasingly unlikely. De Gea has yet to sign a contract extension with United, with his … Continue reading

Bayer Leverkusen making big strides under Roger Schmidt’s leadership

Posted on by Matt Jones
Leverkusen

It’s been a tough month for Bayer Leverkusen. In the German Cup, they held the German champions for 120 minutes, in the Champions League they held Spanish champions Atletico Madrid over two legs, but on both occasions, the Bundesliga outfit were … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid set to announce the contract renewal of Diego Simeone

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Simeone

Atletico Madrid are expected to announced the contract renewal of Diego Simeone in a few days, according to the manager’s agent. Last month, both Simeone and the club confirmed negotiations were underway to extend the Argentine boss’ current deal in … Continue reading

The Greatest Teams – Bayer Leverkusen 2001- 2002

Posted on by Saad Rashid
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Bayer Leverkusen (4-1-4-1): Butt, Sebescen, Nowotny, Lucio, Placente, Ramelow, Schneider, Basturk, Ballack, Ze Roberto, Neuville. For a team of so much quality, this Leverkusen side ended the 2001-2002 season without a trophy. They completed the treble of second-place finishes, losing … Continue reading

Monaco vs Arsenal and Atletico Madrid vs Leverkusen: TV times and open thread

Posted on by Alex Muller
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In the first legs, Monaco beat Arsenal 3-1 in London, while Bayer Leverkusen defeated Atletico Madrid 1-0 in Germany. Today is a chance for the defeated sides to turn the tables. Otherwise, it’ll be Monaco and Leverkusen advancing to the … Continue reading

Bayer Leverkusen expecting Atletico Madrid to “scratch, bite and kick” in order to advance

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Godin

Bayer Leverkusen CEO Michael Schade believes Atletico Madrid will do anything in order to advance to the Champions League quarter-final. The general manager said he expects the reigning champions of Spain to “scratch, bite, kick and provoke” during Tuesday’s return … Continue reading

Watch Bayer Leverkusen 1-0 Atletico Madrid match highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport
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Speaking ahead of his Champions League Round of 16 tie, Bayer Leverkusen coach Roger Schmidt said his side would have to play on another level to beat the reigning champions of Spain. But was confident his players would be able … Continue reading

Bayer Leverkusen coach says team must play on another level to beat Atletico Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Bayer

Much has been made about Diego Simeone’s tactics since the Argentine took control of Atletico Madrid three years ago. The club’s playing style under Simeone has been called “barbaric” and “violent” by opposing fans and some members of the media. Regardless … Continue reading

Champions League preview, predicted lineups, TV schedule and predictions

Posted on by Matt Jones
Real

The knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League typically churns out some of the most dramatic soccer matches of the entire campaign and we don’t have to wait long until the last-16 gets underway. This season’s competition is packed with … Continue reading

Watch Leverkusen 4-5 Wolfsburg match highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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One of the most entertaining games from the weekend wasn’t Bayern Munich 8-0 Hamburg, but Leverkusen’s incredible comeback against Wolfsburg, after losing 0-3 at halftime to mount a sensational comeback to tie the match at 4-4. Unfortunately for Bayer Leverkusen, … Continue reading

Preview: Bayer Leverkusen vs Borussia Dortmund; 12:30pm ET kickoff

Posted on by Jacob Dorman
Bayer Leverkusen vs Borussia Dortmund

The beginning of the Rückrunde is perhaps the most exciting time of the Bundesliga season, and is definitely my favorite time of the year. For me, what makes the first couple of matchweeks as the clubs return from their extended … Continue reading

Real Madrid Target Christoph Kramer Renews Contract With Bayer Leverkusen

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Kramer

Christoph Kramer has renewed his contract with Bayer Leverkusen, extending his terms with the German side until 2019. The midfielder, who currently on-loan at Borussia Monchengladbach, was being heavily linked with a January move to Real Madrid in recent weeks. … Continue reading

Orlando City to Host German And Brazilian Giants in Florida Cup

Posted on by Dom Favata
OrlandoIsReady

Before the Major League Soccer season begins in March, Orlando City SC and Disney Sports are set to host the Florida Cup, drawing powerhouse teams from Germany and Brazil to the unique tournament. Two-time FIFA World Champion Corinthians, Champions League … Continue reading

Champions League Re-Cap All The Winners And Losers From Day 1

Posted on by Cronan Yu
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Champions League football once again made a glorious return and it was last season’s victors, Real Madrid, who provided the biggest win of match day 1, defeating Basel 5-1. Elsewhere, Liverpool made a triumphant return to Europe’s premier club competition … Continue reading

Liverpool Agree £10million Deal With Bayer Leverkusen For Midfielder Emre Can

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Liverpool have agreed a deal in principle with Bayer Leverkusen to sign highly-rated midfielder Emre Can. Emre Can began his youth career at Eintracht Frankfurt before joining Bayern Munich where he stayed with the top German job for four years. … Continue reading

Bayer Leverkusen 2-2 Borussia Dortmund: Match Report

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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There was a first-half flurry of goals in the top-of the-table battle between Bayer Leverkusen and Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga. The BVB, who recently had an impressive run of games against Real Madrid and Bundesliga toppers Bayern Munich, were … Continue reading

UEFA Champions League: What We’ve Learnt From This Week’s Round of 16 Games

Posted on by Matt Jones
Arsenal's Fabianski saves a penalty

We have the first four of the eight Champions League quarterfinalists, as Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid, Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain all booked their place in the final eight after their respective second leg ties this week. There were no major … Continue reading