Leverkusen's rising star Kai Havertz sealed their first victory of the season. The 19-year-old German international was the match winner in the 1-0 victory against Mainz.
A string of excellent performances has seen Kai Havertz become Bayer Leverkusen's key man. With Borussia Dortmund in town on Saturday, the German prodigy has a chance to show he's worth every bit of the recent hype.
Despite getting their first win, Leverkusen have not played the best football. This week though, they have been reminded more of what they have rather than what they're missing. Step foward, Havertz and Brandt.
Two of the Bundesliga's most potent attacks go head-to-head when Bayer Leverkusen host Borussia Dortmund, but only one of them is really firing. Elsewhere, struggling Schalke face a must-win game against Mainz.
No German players have been nominated for this year’s Golden Boy Award, which looks to honor the best young player in Europe over the previous 12 months. It's another setback for German football in a difficult 2018.
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