Bayer Leverkusen are currently in second place in the Bundesliga, right behind champions Bayern Munich. We tell you the reasons behind their success. Who are the Leverkusen talents to look out for?
The snow saved Bayer Leverkusen and denied luckless Hannover as the Bundesliga moved towards the final straight. At the top, Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund won in contrasting styles but the champions have the lead.
A stunning Leon Bailey free kick was the catalyst for Bayer Leverkusen's 3-1 win over Bayern Munich on Saturday. Even more worryingly for the champions, Leverkusen's lineup and attitude showed they weren't at all scared.
Much of the talk about this Leverkusen team is about Kai Havertz and Julian Brandt, but another player is re-emerging from the wilderness. Leon Bailey can return to his best under his new coach, writes Jonathan Harding.
A stunning Jadon Sancho volley and Mario Götze's strike were enough to help Borussia Dortmund to their first win in a month. The 3-2 victory over Bayer Leverkusen means BVB have re-opened the three point gap to Bayern.
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