Leverkusen hammer hapless Augsburg to go top

Bayern Leverkusen had plenty of help as they won 4-1 away to Augsburg on Saturday to go top of the Bundesliga table.

8/28/2021 Reuters
  • KO
    • First Half begins.
  • 3
    • Iago (OG)
  • 14
    • Florian Niederlechner (OG)
  • 30
    • Florian Niederlechner Goal
  • HT
    • First Half ends, FC Augsburg 1, Bayer 04 Leverkusen 2.
  • 65
    • On: Robert Andrich|Off: Exequiel Palacios
  • 65
    • On: Florian Wirtz|Off: Paulinho
  • 66
    • Kerem Demirbay Yellow Card
  • 67
    • On: Fredrik Jensen|Off: Daniel Caligiuri
  • 75
    • Patrik Schick Goal
  • 76
    • On: Michael Gregoritsch|Off: Florian Niederlechner
  • 76
    • On: Mads Pedersen|Off: Carlos Gruezo
  • 81
    • Florian Wirtz Goal
  • 82
    • On: Nadiem Amiri|Off: Kerem Demirbay
  • 84
    • On: Noah Joel Sarenren-Bazee|Off: André Hahn
  • 84
    • On: Raphael Framberger|Off: Robert Gumny
  • 84
    • On: Amine Adli|Off: Moussa Diaby
  • 84
    • On: Daley Sinkgraven|Off: Mitchel Bakker
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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AUG
4-2-3-1
  • 1Gikiewicz
  • 22Iago
  • 19Uduokhai
  • 4Oxford
  • 2Gumny
    On: Raphael Framberger | Off: Robert Gumny
  • 30Dorsch
  • 8Gruezo
    On: Mads Pedersen | Off: Carlos Gruezo
  • 16Vargas
  • 20Caligiuri
    On: Fredrik Jensen | Off: Daniel Caligiuri
  • 28Hahn
    On: Noah Joel Sarenren-Bazee | Off: André Hahn
  • 7Niederlechner
    On: Michael Gregoritsch | Off: Florian Niederlechner
No. Name
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
22 Iago   OG3'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 5 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
7 Florian Niederlechner   OG14' 30'
Goals 1
  • Shots 4
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 5
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: WWK Arena
  • ,
  • Augsburg
  • ATTENDANCE: 10,582

Match Commentary

- Match ends, FC Augsburg 1, Bayer 04 Leverkusen 4.
90'+1' Second Half ends, FC Augsburg 1, Bayer 04 Leverkusen 4.
89' Attempt saved. Amine Adli (Bayer 04 Leverkusen) left footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Florian Wirtz.

Match Stats

AUG
LEV

Possession

42% 58%

Shots (on Goal)

14 (4)
14 (5)
AUG LEV
12 Fouls 10
0 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
1 Offsides 0
4 Corner Kicks 4
3 Saves 3
Data is currently unavailable.

German Bundesliga Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Bayern Munich 34 +60 77
2 Borussia Dortmund 34 +33 69
3 Bayer Leverkusen 34 +33 64
4 RB Leipzig 34 +35 58
5 1. FC Union Berlin 34 +6 57
6 SC Freiburg 34 +12 55
7 FC Cologne 34 +3 52
8 Mainz 34 +5 46
9 TSG Hoffenheim 34 -2 46
10 Borussia Monchengladbach 34 -7 45
11 Eintracht Frankfurt 34 -4 42
12 VfL Wolfsburg 34 -11 42
13 VfL Bochum 34 -14 42
14 FC Augsburg 34 -17 38
15 VfB Stuttgart 34 -18 33
16 Hertha Berlin 34 -34 33
17 Arminia Bielefeld 34 -26 28
18 SpVgg Greuther Furth 34 -54 18