Data Pack: Leverkusen win nailbiter against Augsburg

Bayer Leverkusen took command of the Bundesliga game from the start away to Augsburg on Saturday. The game was all one way traffic as the 2-1 lead was easily coverted to a 4-1 win.

In the third minute, Bayer Leverkusen took a 0-1 lead through an own-goal.

0-2 came in the 14th minute after another own-goal from Augsburg.

Augsburg reduced the score to 1-2 after half an hour’s play as Florian Niederlechner found the net.

It took until the 75th minute before Patrik Schick increased the lead.

With nine minutes left to play, Bayer Leverkusen’s Florian Wirtz increased the lead as he scored. The 4-1 goal was the last one of the game.

The last match between the teams ended in a 1-1 draw, with Augsburg at home in February 2021.

Bayer Leverkusen are unbeaten on away soil.

Augsburg have scored 1 goals. At home ground they have scored 1 goal. They’ve conceded 8 goals in total.

Bayer Leverkusen have scored 9 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 5 goal. They’ve conceded 2 goals in total.

Augsburg have opened the score in 0 of their 2 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 0 percent when scoring the first goal. Bayer Leverkusen have scored 60 percent of their goals before the break, with a +2 (3–1) goal difference.

After this game in the Bundesliga, Augsburg will take on Union Berlin (away) on 2021-09-11, Mönchengladbach (home) on 2021-09-18 and Freiburg (away) on 2021-09-26. Bayer Leverkusen play Borussia Dortmund (home) on 2021-09-11, VfB Stuttgart (away) on 2021-09-19 and Mainz (home) on 2021-09-25.