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Bayer Leverkusen vs Mainz live stream: How to watch Bundesliga online

By Chris Smith

Bayer Leverkusen vs Mainz live stream: How to watch Bundesliga online

Published: 11:06, 25 September 2021

Two of the early Bundesliga front-runners go head-to-head when Bayer Leverkusen host Mainz on Saturday at 2:30pm (UK time).

Both sides are locked together on 10 points from five games, with only Bayern Munich (16), Wolfsburg (13) and Dortmund (12) ahead of them.

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Where to watch Leverkusen vs Mainz on TV:

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Scoreline prediction: Leverkusen 1-1 Mainz

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Leverkusen vs Mainz build-up, previous line-ups & injury news:

Leverkusen’s Champions League challenge fell away dramatically during the second half of last season, so fans will be extremely optimistic with their side sat fourth after five games. Die Werkself went down to 10 men while 2-0 up away at Stuttgart in their last match but, despite quickly conceding thereafter, were able to restore their two-goal advantage to win 3-1.

While Leverkusen’s early-season form has been predicated on scoring goals, Mainz have been all about defence, conceding just twice so far. For the large part of 2020/21, Bo Svensson’s side looked doomed to go down alongside Schalke, but their rally in the second half of the campaign was truly stunning to behold, rising all the way to 12th. In reality, it’s little surprise to see them kick off the new campaign so convincingly.

  • Leverkusen (vs Stuttgart): Hradecky; Frimpong, Kossounou, Tah, Bakker; Andrich*, Aranguiz; Bellarabi, Wirtz, Diaby; Schick.
  • Mainz (vs Freiburg): Zentner; St. Juste, Bell, Hack; Widmer, Barreiro, Kohr, Boetius, Lucoqui; Burkardt, Szalai.

Robert Andrich faces a three-match suspension after being sent off against Stuttgart last week. Leverkusen also have a lengthy injury list with Edmond Tapsoba, Timothy Fosu-Mensah, Julain Baumgartlinger, Niklas Lomb and Exequiel Palacios all sidelined.

Moussa Niakhate and Adam Szalai are out for Mainz while Aaron Martin is a doubt as he continues to recover from a groin injury.

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Leverkusen vs Mainz: Five key facts

  • Florian Wirtz has both scored and assisted in each of his last three appearances – at 18 years and 139 days, he is the youngest Bundesliga player and the first Leverkusen player to achieve this (since detailed data collection in 2004-05).
  • Mainz 05 have conceded only two goals in the Bundesliga this season – the joint-fewest along with Wolfsburg. Mainz have not conceded a goal in their last three games, last going more consecutive only in April 2012 (4).
  • Leverkusen have scored a total of 14 goals in their last four matches in the Bundesliga, scoring at least three goals in each game – those 14 goals are the same amount they scored as in their 13 previous Bundesliga matches combined.
  • Leverkusen have won three of their last four Bundesliga matches at home against Mainz 05 (D1) – the same amount Leverkusen won in their previous 10 home matches in the top-flight against Mainz.
  • Away from home, Mainz 05 have lost only one of their last 10 Bundesliga matches and have won six times (D3) – in the 10 away Bundesliga games prior to this run, Mainz had lost seven and won only once (D2).

Bundesliga 2021/22 recent form:

  • Leverkusen: WLWWD
  • Mainz: DWWLW

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