Analytics: Pohjanpalo salvages point for Union Berlin in draw with Bayer Leverkusen

After a goal from Wirtz, Bayer Leverkusen were 1-0 up at half-time, in their home game against Union Berlin in the Bundesliga. But then, Union Berlin clawed their way back into the game and equalised through Pohjanpalo. The game finished 1-1.

Bayer Leverkusen started the match well and took the lead when Florian Wirtz scored a goal after 26 minutes, with an assist by Wendell, making it 0-1.

It took until the 72nd minute before Joel Pohjanpalo equalised for Union Berlin. He has now scored six Bundesliga goals this season. The 1-1 goal was the last goal of the game.

Bayer Leverkusen have 2 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss with a 7–4 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Union Berlin have 2 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses and a 6–8 goal difference.

With one game remaining, Bayer Leverkusen are in sixth place in the table while Union Berlin are in seventh.

Both teams will be back in action on Saturday when Leverkusen host Dortmund at Signal Iduna Park and Union welcome Leipzig.