Union Berlin - Leverkusen

Germany: Bundesliga
Union Berlin C. Teuchert (88)
Stadion An der Alten Försterei1-0
Leverkusen
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Leverkusen rue missed chances after loss to Union

By Rune Gjerulff

Peter Bosz and Kerem Demirbay rued missed opportunities after Leverkusen's loss to Union Berlin.

Peter Bosz.
Peter Bosz.Photo: Bayer 04 Leverkusen

Bayer Leverkusen were left to rue missed first-half chances as they fell to a 1-0 defeat against Union Berlin in the Bundesliga on Friday.


"I am disappointed with the result. We played a good first half with two great chances, we were dominant and had good possession. Here at Union you don't get a lot of opportunities. You have to use the few that you do have," Leverkusen coach Peter Bosz told reporters.

"The key was in the 1st half. We had a few good chances. We should have led," said Leverkusen midfielder Kerem Demirbay.

"We knew going into it that Union were going to set up deep - extremely deep in the 2nd half - and just wait for a counter. Then they did well to get through once. Very bitter," he added.


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