Bayer Leverkusen – Borussia Dortmund
Bayer Leverkusen welcomes Borussia Dortmund in a match from the 6th round of the German Bundesliga. Here are our thoughts about this game at the BayArena in the city of Leverkusen.
Bayer Leverkusen are 11th in the league standings with 6 points won so far. They have a record of 2 wins and 3 losses since the start of the season. Die Werkself started the campaign with three consecutive defeats, but they managed to bounce back on their feet, winning their last two matches against Mainz 05 and Fortuna Dusseldorf.
Leverkusen travelled to Dusseldorf in the previous round of the campaign, achieving a 2-1 win at the ESPRIT Arena. Kevin Volland scored a brace for the winning team, while Rouwen Hennings’ goal was not enough for Fortuna for something more in the match. This win allowed Leverkusen to celebrate a major improvement in their position in the league, but now they know that another one against Dortmund will make things even better.
Borussia Dortmund are enjoying a strong start of the new season. Lucien Favre’s team is currently 2nd in the standings with 11 points, being just 2 points behind the champion and leader Bayern Munich. In 5 games played, Dortmund are unbeaten with a record of 3 wins and 2 draws.
In their last game Borussia Dortmund achieved a thrilling 7-0 win over Nurnberg at the Signal Iduna Park. Marco Reus scored a brace for the winning team, while the other goals in the game were scored by Larsen, Hakimi, Akanji, Sancho and Weigl. It was a great game for Dortmund.
These are our thoughts about the Bundesliga clash between Bayer Leverkusen and Borussia Dortmund. Both teams are in a pretty good form right now, so we shall expect a great game. Let’s see who’s going to prevail in this one.