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Stats Pack: Leverkusen win despite comeback by Mönchengladbach

Bayer Leverkusen took command of the Bundesliga game from the start at home to Mönchengladbach on Saturday. The game was all one way traffic as the 2-0 lead was easily coverted to a 4-0 win.

In the third minute, Bayer Leverkusen took a 1-0 lead through an own-goal.

The team increased the lead to 2-0 early in the match when Patrik Schick made his mark as he scored in the 8th minute.

In the 55th minute, Moussa Diaby scored, with an assist by Mitchel Bakker, to increase the lead for Bayer Leverkusen.

Bayer Leverkusen increased the lead even more as Nadiem Amiri scored, with an assist by Florian Wirtz, in the 87th minute. The 4-0 goal was the last one of the game.

With the win, Bayer Leverkusen have got their first three points of the season and have now taken four points so far. After two games, Mönchengladbach are on one point.

The last match between the teams ended in a 0-1 away win for Bayer Leverkusen in March 2021.

In the next games in the Bundesliga, Bayer Leverkusen will take on Augsburg (away) on 2021-08-28, Borussia Dortmund (home) on 2021-09-11 and VfB Stuttgart (away) on 2021-09-19. Mönchengladbach play Union Berlin (away) on 2021-08-29, Arminia Bielefeld (home) on 2021-09-12 and Augsburg (away) on 2021-09-18.

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