Germany: Bundesliga
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V. Boniface (25), G. Xhaka (60), F. Wirtz (68), F. Wirtz (83), F. Wirtz (90)
By Rune Gjerulff@runegjerulff

Hat-trick hero Wirtz on Leverkusen's title win: "Can't even comprehend it yet"

After Bayer Leverkusen clinched the title on Sunday, Florian Wirtz said it will take some time to fully realize what he and his teammates have achieved.

At 20, Florian Wirtz is a key player for both Bayer Leverkusen and Germany - and now also a Bundesliga champion.

To keep him fresh, Leverkusen coach Xabi Alonso left Wirtz out of the starting line-up for Sunday's game against Werder, but brought the 20-year-old on at half-time and he went on to score a hat-trick in Leverkusen's 5-0 victory that clinched the title.

Speaking to DAZN after the game, Wirtz said it would take some time for him to fully comprehend what Leverkusen have achieved.

"It's a dream come true. Now it's time to celebrate," said youngster.

"It's indescribable. I can't even comprehend it yet. It takes me a while to get my head around what we've done.

“The party outside with the fans and in the locker room was great. You can't imagine a season like this. But when we started to win a lot of games, I started to think that it could be more than just a good season,” revealed Wirtz.

The season could get even better for Leverkusen if they manage to win the DFB-Pokal and the Europa League as well.

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