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Leverkusen’s Unbeaten Run Matches Historic Record

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Discover the latest on Bayer Leverkusen, including recent news and updates before their next Bundesliga game. Read on for the freshest insights!

Impenetrable Defense Meets Low Scoring Mainz

With the Bundesliga’s best defensive record, Bayer Leverkusen has conceded only 15 goals. They are set to face FSV Mainz on Friday, February 23, 2024. The match will start at 2:30 PM ET at the BayArena. Leverkusen has been impressive offensively, with an average of 2.6 goals per game. They recently secured a 2-1 win against 1. FC Heidenheim 1846. Their goal differential stands at +42, the highest in the league. The team also ranks second for shots taken. Key players like Victor Boniface, Alex Grimaldo, Florian Wirtz, and Jeremie Frimpong have played pivotal roles in their success.

Historic Unbeaten Streak and Dominance Over Heidenheim

Bayer Leverkusen has equaled a historic Bundesliga record with their unbeaten run extending to 32 games, a milestone previously reached only by Bayern Munich. Their latest victory, a 2-1 win over Heidenheim, has kept them at the top of the league. Amine Adli was particularly outstanding, contributing a goal and an assist. Coach Xabi Alonso’s leadership has been crucial in their quest for their first-ever Bundesliga title. The match against Heidenheim at Voith-Arena, which attracted 15,000 spectators, highlighted Leverkusen’s dominance. They ended Heidenheim’s 9-match unbeaten streak with goals from Jeremie Frimpong and Amine Adli. Despite a late goal conceded, Leverkusen’s performance was commendable, showcasing their offensive strength and securing a well-deserved win.

Preview: Leverkusen vs Mainz 05 Bundesliga Showdown

Bayer Leverkusen is set to host Mainz 05 in an eagerly anticipated Bundesliga clash at the BayArena. The match is scheduled for February 23, 2024, with a 19:30 GMT kickoff. Current odds favor a home victory at 1.22, a draw at 6.50, and an away win at 13.00. Leverkusen aims to use their home advantage to secure a win. This match is crucial for both teams as they progress through the Bundesliga.