Ten-man Bayer Leverkusen see off Zenit to top group
Ten-man Bayer Leverkusen see off Zenit to top group

Ten-man Bayer Leverkusen went top of their Champions League group on Wednesday with a 2-0 win over Andre Villas-Boas` Zenit St Petersburg to claim a second-straight victory.

Korea`s Son bags brace for Bayer Leverkusen
Korea`s Son bags brace for Bayer Leverkusen

South Korea`s Son Heung-Min needed just nine minutes to score two Bundesliga goals on Saturday as Bayer Leverkusen ran riot in the first-half at VfB Stuttgart.

Son Heung-Min stars as Leverkusen see off Benfica
Son Heung-Min stars as Leverkusen see off Benfica

South Korea`s Son Heung-Min scored a goal and set up another to help Bayer Leverkusen kick-start their Champions League campaign in Wednesday`s 3-1 win at home to Portugul`s Benfica.

Bundesliga Match Week 6 Preview: Victory needed by both Schalke and Dortmund in derby
Bundesliga Match Week 6 Preview: Victory needed by both Schalke and Dortmund in derby

Bayern Munich are right where they want to be atop the Bundesliga after five rounds and ahead of a tough showdown against Cologne this weekend while Schalke and Borussia Dortmund both head into the 145th derby needing a victory.

Bayer Leverkusen defeat leaves Paderborn in pole position
Bayer Leverkusen defeat leaves Paderborn in pole position

Bayer Leverkusen missed a chance to reclaim the lead in the Bundesliga on Sunday, suffering a 4-1 loss at VfL Wolfsburg, meaning that promoted Paderborn`s magical weekend continued by staying atop the Bundesliga.

Bundesliga: Paderborn go top as Bayern Munich held by Hamburg
Bundesliga: Paderborn go top as Bayern Munich held by Hamburg

Promoted Paderborn were flying high early Saturday as they notched up another victory to lead the Bundesliga as champions Bayern Munich slumped to a goalless draw at Hamburg.

Franck Ribery unsure on lay-off length
Franck Ribery unsure on lay-off length

Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery is increasingly frustrated by his troublesome left knee injury, which will keep the Frenchman out indefinitely.

Joao Moutinho gives Monaco win on Champions League return
Joao Moutinho gives Monaco win on Champions League return

 Monaco celebrated their return to the Champions League for the first time in a decade as they edged Bayer Leverkusen 1-0 in a hard-fought Group C encounter at the Stade Louis II on Tuesday.

CL 2014: Hulk, Axel Witsel help Zenit win at Benfica
CL 2014: Hulk, Axel Witsel help Zenit win at Benfica

Goals from Hulk and Axel Witsel helped Zenit St Petersburg get their Champions League campaign off to the perfect start as they beat 10-man Benfica 2-0 away on Tuesday.

Bayer Leverkusen share the spoils with Bremen in Bundesliga
Bayer Leverkusen share the spoils with Bremen in Bundesliga

Werder Bremen fought back twice to ensure a 3-3 against Bayer Leverkusen to open the third round of the German Bundesliga.

Wanted to play in place which I visited as tourist: Manuel Friedrich
Wanted to play in place which I visited as tourist: Manuel Friedrich

Having played top class football at home and internationally for years, the lure of playing in a country which he had visited in the past as a tourist drew German footballer Manuel Friedrich to the upcoming Indian Super League.

Karim Bellarabi makes Bundesliga history with nine-second goal

Bayer Leverkusen`s Karim Bellarabi entered the Bundesliga record books on Saturday when scoring the fastest ever German league goal after a mere nine seconds.

Karim Bellarabi`s record nine-second goal stuns Borussia Dortmund

Bayer Leverkusen`s Karim Bellarabi hit the Bundesliga`s fastest ever goal to help condemn title hopefuls Borussia Dortmund to a 2-0 defeat in their opening game on Saturday.

Germany`s Manuel Friedrich to power Mumbai Franchise in ISL

Striving to build a formidable outfit with world-class football players on board, the Mumbai Franchise of the Indian Super League (ISL) today announced the signing of Germany`s Manuel Friedrich for the inaugural season of the upcoming league.

Chemnitz eliminate Mainz in German Cup

Chemnitz caused a major upset defeating first division side Mainz 10-9 in a penalty shoot-out while Bayer Leverkusen crushed Waldalgesheim 6-0 in the first round of the German DFB Cup.

Stefan Kiessling hits five in German Cup

Stefan Kiessling scored five goals as Bayer Leverkusen won 6-0 away to minnows Alemania Waldalgesheim in the first round of the German Cup on Friday.

Bayer Leverkusen refuse to let South Korea`s Son Heung go

South Korea`s hopes of winning gold in the Asian Games soccer tournament have suffered a setback after Bayer Leverkusen refused to release livewire forward Son Heung-min for the competition.

Schalke`s Kyriakos Papadopoulos joins Bayer Leverkusen on loan

Greek international Kyriakos Papadopoulos of Schalke has agreed to join Bundesliga rivals Bayer Leverkusen on a season-long loan.

Emre Can`s calf injury overshadows Reds` friendly win

Emre Can suffered a calf injury on his Liverpool debut as the German midfielder limped off during his side`s 2-1 friendly win at Preston on Saturday.

Liverpool complete move for midfielder Can

Liverpool have officially completed the signing of midfielder Emre Can from Bayer Leverkusen, the Premier League side confirmed Thursday.