Bayer Leverkusen were in control from the first to final whistle in the Bundesliga game against Mönchengladbach on Saturday. They increased their lead in the second half and in the end won 4-0 (2-0).
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 found the net, with an assist by Mitchel Bakker, to increase the lead for Bayer Leverkusen.
Bayer Leverkusen increased the lead even more as Nadiem Amiri netted, with an assist by Florian Wirtz, in the 87th minute. This brought the final score to 4-0.
With the win, Bayer Leverkusen have got their first three points of the season and are on four points. Mönchengladbach are on one point. Both teams have played two games.
The last meeting between the teams ended in a 0-1 away win for Bayer Leverkusen in March 2021.
After this game in the Bundesliga, Bayer Leverkusen will take on 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.