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Leverkusen - Dortmund

Germany: Bundesliga
Leverkusen M. Diaby (14), F. Wirtz (80)
BayArenaFull time2-1
Dortmund J. Brandt (67)
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Florian Wirtz nets winner as Leverkusen beat Dortmund

By Rune Gjerulff

Bayer Leverkusen beat Borussia Dortmund 2-1 thanks to a late goal from Florian Wirtz.

Florian Wirtz.
Florian Wirtz.

17-year-old Florian Wirtz scored the winning goal as Bayer Leverkusen edged Borussia Dortmund 2-1 at BayArena in the Bundesliga on Tuesday.


Leverkusen were deservedly 1-0 up at the break thanks to a goal from Moussa Diaby, but Dortmund grew into the game in the second half and found the equaliser in the 67th minute through Julian Brandt.

With 10 minutes left, Florian Wirtz ruthlessly finished off a counter-attacking move to restore Leverkusen's lead and earn the home side all three points.

The result means Leverkusen climb into second, on points with RB Leipzig, who face Union Berlin tomorrow. Dortmund remain fourth.

Elsewhere on Tuesday, Gladbach beat Werder Bremen 1-0, Hertha fell to a 0-3 defeat at home to Hoffenheim while Wolfsburg took a 2-0 victory over Mainz.


Leverkusen
(4-3-3)
1L. Hradecky
8L. Bender
4J. Tah
12E. Tapsoba
18Wendell ↪60
27F. Wirtz
20C. Aránguiz (C) ↪70
11N. Amiri
19M. Diaby
13L. Alario ↪69
9L. Bailey
Bench
21L. Grill
36N. Lomb
14P. Schick ↩69
37E. Gedikli
6A. Dragović
16T. Jedvaj
22D. Sinkgraven ↩60
24T. Fosu-Mensah
10K. Demirbay ↩70
Dortmund
(4-2-3-1)
1R. Bürki
24T. Meunier
16M. Akanji
15M. Hummels
13R. Guerreiro
22J. Bellingham ↪83
6T. Delaney
7J. Sancho ↪73
11M. Reus (C) ↪89
19J. Brandt
9E. Haaland
Bench
35M. Hitz
18Y. Moukoko ↩83
27S. Tigges ↩89
2Mate Morey
14N. Schulz
26Ł. Piszczek
8M. Dahoud
20Reinier
32G. Reyna ↩73

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