In a weekend match on Sat Sep 11th, in week 4, Bayer Leverkusen hosts Borussia Dortmund in a clash of the Bundesliga. Bayer Leverkusen is fresh off their 4-1 win against Augsburg. Iago struck first for Bayer Leverkusen on an own goal in the 3rd minute, then Florian Niederlechner added another on an own goal in the 14th minute. Bayer Leverkusen is looking for direction having earned 14 points in their last 10 matches, while in their last match, Borussia Dortmund recorded a 3-2 win against Hoffenheim. Giovanni Reyna struck first for Borussia Dortmund in the 49th minute on a feed from Jude Bellingham, then Christoph Baumgartner got the equalizer for Hoffenheim in the 61st minute on a feed from Dennis Geiger , but luckily for Borussia Dortmund it didn’t end there. They were able to keep scoring to earn the win. Borussia Dortmund is looking for direction having earned 13 points in their last 10 matches.
This match will be the first time these two teams face eachother this season. Last season these teams were evenly matched with 1 win each.
Erling Braut Håland has been on a hot streak lately. In the last 5 games, the attacker has scored 8 goals for Borussia Dortmund. Both Kerem Demirbay and Moussa Diaby have been the hottest scorers for Bayer Leverkusen in the last 5 each having scored 2 goals
Gerardo Seoane’s Bayer Leverkusen squad will be without Karim Bellarabi, Edmond Tapsoba, Julian Baumgartlinger, Lucas Alario and Daley Sinkgraven, while Marco Rose’s squad will be without Mate Morey, Nico Schulz, Mats Hummels, Dan-Axel Zagadou, Marcel Schmelzer and Coulibaly.