Dortmund Held; Leverkusen Rout Monchengladbach

Berlin, Oct 21 (IANS) Borussia Dortmund settled for a 2-2 away draw on Saturday in opposition to Eintracht Frankfurt in a contemporary setback of their Bundesliga marketing campaign, whereas Bayer Leverkusen thrashed Borussia Monchengladbach 5-1 in ninth-round motion within the German soccer league.

After dropping to Leipzig within the earlier spherical, Dortmund appeared to get again on observe at Commerzbank Enviornment in Frankfurt after they went up 2-Zero on objectives by Nuri Sahin and Maximilian Philipp within the 19th and 57th minutes, respectively, studies Efe.

However they subsequently squandered that benefit when Sebastian Haller and Marius Wolf scored for Eintracht over a four-minute stretch halfway by way of the second-half.

Regardless of the draw, Dortmund nonetheless maintain the highest spot within the Bundesliga desk with 20 factors, only one forward of Leipzig, who prevailed 1-Zero over Stuttgart, due to a first-half aim by Marcel Sabitzer.

Leverkusen, in the meantime, got here storming again after an early rating by Monchengladbach’s Fabian Johnson, getting second-half objectives from 5 completely different gamers: Sven Bender, Leon Bailey, Julian Brandt, Kevin Volland and Joel Pohjanpalo.

Bayer 04 Leverkusen (Picture Supply: Twitter)

With the win, Leverkusen maintain the ninth spot with 12 factors, whereas 10th-placed Augsburg had been defeated 1-2 by Hannover 96.

Though Michael Gregoritsch gave Augsburg the lead within the 33rd minute, Niclas Fullkrug’s late-game brace sealed the win for Hannover, who climbed to sixth place.