On the 4th of December, in this week 14 match, Bayer Leverkusen hosts Greuther Fürth at Bayarena in a clash of the Bundesliga. In their last match, Bayer Leverkusen recorded a 1-0 shutout win against Bochum. Amine Adli struck first for Bayer Leverkusen in the 4th minute, and that single goal was all that was necessary as neither team could manage any more scoring In the end, Bochum was frustrated by Bayer Leverkusen’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Bayer Leverkusen ended the match with the shutout victory. With 17 points in their last 10 matches Bayer Leverkusen should be reasonably happy with their performance, while in Greuther Fürth’s last match they recorded a 0-4 loss against Borussia M’gladbach. Jonas Hofmann struck first for Borussia M’gladbach in the 9th minute, then Florian Neuhaus added another in the 28th minute At the end of 90 a dissapointed Greuther Fürth couldn’t manage to score, and Borussia M’gladbach took the shutout win. Greuther Fürth looks to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 0 points in their last 10 matches.
This match will be the first time these two teams face eachother this season.
Greuther Fürth hasn’t been successful in netting any goals lately. Their top scorers in the last five matches are Branimir Hrgota and Jamie Leweling, and they each have 1 goal. Bayer Leverkusen’s most prolific scorer has been Moussa Diaby. The French attacker has netted 2 goals over the last 5 matches
Gerardo Seoane’s Bayer Leverkusen squad will be without Karim Bellarabi, Charles Aránguiz, Julian Baumgartlinger, Lucas Alario and Patrik Schick, while Stefan Leitl’s Greuther Fürth squad will be without Kehr.