# Bayer Leverkusen

Last year
# Switch
Chelsea's Callum Hudson-Odoi signs for Bayer Leverkusen on loan
The England international has been a bit part player under Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel and wants to play more regularly.
# Slump
Bundesliga title hopes of 'catastrophic' Dortmund shattered by Leverkusen hammering
Erling Haaland watched a calamitous display from the sidelines.
All time
# Transfer
Celtic confirm Bundesliga switch for Dutch full-back Jeremie Frimpong
The 20-year-old has joined Bayer Leverkusen, who are currently third in the German top flight.
# bundesliga battle
French winger Diaby and 17-year-old star down Dortmund and send Leverkusen second
The victory was Leverkusen’s first in five league games, and a fresh blow to Dortmund’s title hopes.
# down and out
Rangers’ Europa League campaign ended by Bayer Leverkusen defeat
The Germans were 4-1 winners on aggregate in the last-16 clash.
# Teenage Kicks
Teenager Burkardt helps Mainz shock Dortmund and Werner scores but Leipzig caught late for draw
German minnows Mainz all but secured Bundesliga survival tonight.
# relentless
Bayern Munich continue march to Bundesliga title with comeback win at Leverkusen
Robert Lewandowski scored a 44th goal of the season as the champions won 4-2.
# Winner winner
Havertz scores before making way with injury as Bayer Leverkusen move up to third on Bundesliga
Havertz won it in the 54th minute when he latched onto Leon Bailey’s cute pass.
# Bundesliga
RB Leipzig held by Leverkusen as they stumble in Bayern chase
Julian Nagelsmann’s men had to settle for a draw with Bayern Leverkusen.
# Goalfest
Super sub Bailey denies high-flying Dortmund late as Leverkusen win seven-goal thriller
Borussia Dortmund were denied the chance to move level on points with Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich.
Wasteful Bayern suffer first defeat under interim boss to 10-man Bayer Leverkusen
Leon Bailey scored a first-half brace to send his side on their way to a 2-1 victory.
# Transfer News
Germany youngster in control of future as Real Madrid and Barcelona rumours grow
Kai Havertz says he will listen to advice, including from his national team’s coach.
# Prospect
Bayer Leverkusen star curbs talk of potential €25 million Liverpool move
Julian Brandt has been linked with summer switches to England and Italy, but he is tied to a contract with his current club in Germany.
# back on top
Sancho stars as Dortmund stretch Bundesliga lead with win over Leverkusen
Peter Bosz suffered defeat on his return to Dortmund, as BVB finished 3-2 victors against Bayer.
# Transfer
Arsenal confirm Leno signing as Gunners secure highly-rated German goalkeeper
The 26-year-old Germany international made over 200 appearances for Bayer Leverkusen.
# A wanted man
Leverkusen admit Man United, Chelsea and Arsenal target Bailey could be sold
With plenty of big clubs circling, the German club’s sporting director acknowledged they may cash in on the young Jamaican star.
# Signed And Sealed
Mexico striker Chicharito has completed a £16m switch to West Ham
West Ham have made their fourth signing of the transfer window.
# El Cholo
Simeone's Atletico Madrid cruise into Champions League quarter-finals
Goalkeepers Jan Oblak and Bernd Leno were busy in a 0-0 draw at the Vicente Calderon.
# not too cool for school
Bayer Leverkusen's 17-year-old wonderkid ruled out of CL tie because of school exams
Kai Havertz will miss Wednesday’s second leg against Atletico Madrid.
# disappointing
Spurs in real danger after failing to deliver as Leverkusen claim Wembley victory
Mauricio Pochettino’s side lacked ideas as Kevin Kampl bagged a second half winner for the German visitors.
# the naughty step
Bayer Leverkusen manager banned after calling opposition coach a 'nutter'
Roger Schmidt was found himself in a spot of bother for the second time this season.
# Little Pea
Plenty of plaudits for Chicharito after another Bundesliga hat-trick
“I don’t know anybody who is as good as he is in front of goal.”
# how bizarre
Bedlam in Bundesliga - referee storms off when Leverkusen boss refuses to go to stands
Things turned sour after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s goal for Borussia Dortmund.
# lack of faith
'Van Gaal gave me one per cent chance of playing'
“I’m so grateful to Ferguson. I think he’s the best there’s ever been.”
# Controversy
Former Italy international sacked as TV pundit after racism storm
The decision was made after comments made about black defenders in football.
# gamekeeper
'You have to throw fish to the sharks': Müller gives penalty to Robben instead of sealing hat-trick
A hat-trick in his 200th game would have been pretty sweet too.
Leverkusen confirm Liverpool bid for Emre Can
The German U-21 has a 12m release clause. And Brendan Rodgers knows it.
# can do
Leverkusen confirm Liverpool's Emre interest
Brendan Rodgers has a shopping list this summer.
# Settling in
David Moyes elated with 'best performance' yet
Manchester United booked their spot in the last-16 with a rout of Bayer Leverkusen.
# who ya gonna call?
Kiessling apologises for controversial ghost goal
The striker says he told the referee exactly what happened.
# Controversial
Incredible scenes! Stefan Kiessling scores a crazy ghost goal
Somebody should have gone to specsavers.
# Previews
Euro Vision: 4 continental games not to be missed this weekend
Bayern will be tested by Bayer, Serie A leaders Roma travel to the San Siro and Barca look to maintain their lead at the top.
# play it again sami
Hyypia: I dream of being Liverpool manager one day
The Bayer Leverkusen boss fancies an Anfield return.
# sami
Sami Hyypia: The pressure is on Moyes in Euro bow with United
The Liverpool legend takes his Leverkusen side to Old Trafford tonight.
Chelsea snap up more attacking talent in Andre Schurrle
The club are reported to have paid Bayer Leverkusen £18m for the 22-year-old German international.
# Pastures new
Mourinho set to confirm Schurrle as first signing
Leverkusen sporting director Rudi Voller tonight confirmed the two clubs had reached agreement on the transfer.
# Transfer Gossip
Chelsea close to signing €25 million-rated Schurrle
The Londoners are moving fast to secure the services of Bayer Leverkusen’s highly-rated German international.
# Winning
Lionel Messi on target for fourth Ballon d'Or
The Barca star scored his first goal of 2013 last night, as his side beat Espanyol 4-0.
# Money Money Money
Bayern players on track for record bonuses
It’s nice work if you can get it for the Bundesliga side.
# Pipe and Slippers
Auf wiedersehen, Mick: Ballack announces his retirement
Former Germany captain Michael Ballack has announced his retirement from football at the age of 36.