Leverkusen Crash Against Schalke
German Bundesliga Wrap, 25 February 2018
Bayer Leverkusen 0-2 Schalke
Goals from Guido Burgstaller and Nabil Bentaleb handed Schalke a 2-0 win over Bayer Leverkusen at the BayArena Stadium.
Burgstaller opened the scoring for Schalke in the 11th minute before Leverkusen were reduced to 10 men in the 38th minute following two yellow cards for Dominik Kohr in six minutes.
Victory was guaranteed for Schalke in the 89th minute after Bentaleb scored from the penalty spot.
RB Leipzig 1-2 FC Koln
FC Koln came from a goal behind to beat RB Leipzig 2-1 at the Red Bull Arena.
RB Leipzig opened the scoring in the fifth minute courtesy of a goal from Jean-Kevin Augustin and it was a lead they would take to the half-time break.
The second half, though, saw FC Koln came out firing with goals from Vincent Koziello in the 70th minute and Leonardo Bittencourt seven minutes later, handing them the win.