The Data: Leverkusen clinch it in second half against Frankfurt

Bayer Leverkusen won the home game against Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga on Saturday. The game finished 3-1 (0-0) after Leverkusen pulled away in the second half.

The first half finished 0-0 and it took until the 70th minute before Leon Bailey scored a goal, with an assist by Moussa Diaby, to give Bayer Leverkusen the lead. He has now scored nine Bundesliga goals this season.

Lucas Alario increased Bayer Leverkusen’s lead, with an assist by Leon Bailey, in the 80th minute. It was his 11th goal.

The goal that reduced the score to 2-1 came in the 90th minute, when Andre Silva scored a goal for Eintracht Frankfurt, with an assist by Steven Zuber. However, Eintracht Frankfurt were unable to make more of an impression.

Bayer Leverkusen’s 3-1 came straight after when Kerem Demirbay scored, with an assist by Moussa Diaby, in the 90th minute. The 3-1 goal was the last one of the game.

Bayer Leverkusen have 3 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss with a 8–4 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Eintracht Frankfurt have 3 wins and and 2 losses and a 9–11 goal difference.

With three games remaining, Bayer Leverkusen are in sixth place in the table while Eintracht Frankfurt are in fourth.

Leverkusen will host Werder on Saturday. Frankfurt will face Mainz at Deutsche Bank Park on Sunday.

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