Bayer Leverkusen played well in the Bundesliga game at home against Mönchengladbach on Saturday. They steadily steered a 2-0 lead after the second period to a 4-0 win in the end.
In the third minute, Bayer Leverkusen took a 1-0 lead through an own-goal.
The team increased the lead to 2-0 early in the match when Patrik Schick made his mark as he scored in the 8th minute.
In the 55th minute, Moussa Diaby netted, with an assist by Mitchel Bakker, to increase the lead for Bayer Leverkusen.
Bayer Leverkusen found the net once more, this time through Nadiem Amiri, who scored, with an assist by Florian Wirtz, in the 87th minute. This brought the final score to 4-0.
Bayer Leverkusen got their first win of the season and are on four points. Mönchengladbach have one point after two rounds of fixtures.
The last outing between the teams ended in a 0-1 away win for Bayer Leverkusen in March 2021.
In the next games in the Bundesliga, Bayer Leverkusen will play Augsburg (away) on 2021-08-28, Borussia Dortmund (home) on 2021-09-11 and VfB Stuttgart (away) on 2021-09-19. Mönchengladbach play Union Berlin (away) on 2021-08-29, Arminia Bielefeld (home) on 2021-09-12 and Augsburg (away) on 2021-09-18.