• Bayern Munich 2-1 Bayer Leverkusen: Bundesliga champions scrape home win

    Bayern Munich 2-1 Bayer Leverkusen: Bundesliga champions scrape home win

    The hosts did not have it easy against a determined Leverkusen side, who drew level before the defender stepped up to give his team a priceless three points.

    Mats Hummels netted his first Bundesliga goal for Bayern Munich as Carlo Ancelotti’s side battled to a 2-1 victory over Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday.

    The Germany international returned to the club from fierce rivals Borussia Dortmund in the close-season and made a decisive intervention at the Allianz Arena to end a poor run of […]

  • Joel Pohjanpalo scores 15-minute hat trick as Bayer Leverkusen win

    Joel Pohjanpalo scores 15-minute hat trick as Bayer Leverkusen win

    Substitute Joel Pohjanpalo scored his first Bundesliga hat trick as Bayer Leverkusen came from behind to win 3-1 against Hamburg.

    Bobby Wood gave Hamburg the lead just before the hour mark, but the visitors could not hold on, and it was Pohjanpalo who undid their good work.

    The Finn, introduced from the bench in the 72nd minute, levelled seven minutes later and then struck twice in stoppage time to earn Leverkusen their first win of the season.

    Freiburg came from behind to pick […]