Leverkusen’s next steps: sweet weeks, glorious future?

EIt did not take long for the relatives of Bayer Leverkusen to feel some kind of normal again in the most unusual days of the 57-year history of the Bundesliga. “This week the feeling developed to get into a rhythm, as a team, but also as a club,” says Simon Rolfes before the interesting duel […]

Amazon is entering Bundesliga streaming at short notice – with glitches

Dhe Bundesliga game Werder Bremen against Bayer Leverkusen on Monday evening was also broadcast briefly by Amazon – but with glitches. The internet giant claimed to have acquired the rights and was broadcasting in parallel with DAZN. The football broadcast was free for Prime subscribers. If you are not yet a customer, you could take […]

Shareholders relieve Bayer board of directors at annual general meeting

FFive managers and a notary at a distance in front of the camera, as well as an employee wearing a face mask and gloves, wiping the desk after each speech – the first digital general meeting of the pharmaceutical and agricultural chemicals group Bayer ended on Tuesday in a very reduced manner. The otherwise large […]

State aid: Government wants to ban dividends

AThere is a premiere in the Dax this Tuesday: Bayer will be the first group of the 30 leading German stock corporations to hold a general meeting only on the Internet due to the virus pandemic. The Hamburg-based cosmetics manufacturer Beiersdorf will follow on Wednesday with its online general meeting. The shareholders of both companies […]

Interview with Bayer CEO Werner Wenning

Bayer Chairman Werner Wenning Picture: EPA Werner Wenning started as an apprentice at Bayer and became the most powerful supervisory board in the republic. As a farewell, he takes stock – and gives important advice for good corporate governance. Mr. Wenning, you started as an apprentice at Bayer in 1966. Tuesday is your last day […]

Corona guest contribution by Bayer CEO Baumann on the exit debate

DThe pandemic triggered by Covid-19 has already claimed far more victims than we all imagined. The images from hospitals around the world painfully remind us that we need to strengthen our health systems and the people who work there. At the same time, we need to see the pressures of the social and economic lockdown […]

Thomas Müller and FC Bayern are waiting for the end of the Corona break

San explorer Hermann Gerland likes to call him “Radio Müller”. There is hardly anyone before, after and above all in a football game speaks more than Thomas Müller. Should the Bundesliga be able to continue operating in May or later, you will probably be able to hear it throughout the stadium, a completely new acoustic […]

Leverkusen trembles into the semi-finals

ÜShadowed by a medical emergency and half an hour of ghostly silence in the stadium, Bayer Leverkusen has entered the semi-finals of the DFB Cup. The Rhinelanders won 3: 1 (0: 1) in a emotional quarter final against Union Berlin due to the accompanying circumstances. After the goals of Karim Bellarabi (72nd), Charles Aránguiz (86th) […]

Leverkusen continues the European trip

MWith an impressive performance, Bayer Leverkusen moved into the round of 16 of the Europa League and positioned themselves as one of the favorites. Leverkusen won 3: 1 (1: 0) on last night at last year’s Champions League quarter-finalist FC Porto, after the 2-1 in the second round first leg a week ago, the progress […]

Europa League: Leverkusen wins against Porto

ZWhite unusual hits at the video proof premiere in the Europa League have given Bayer Leverkusen the chance of reaching the round of 16. After a goal with double video correction by Lucas Alario (29th minute) and a penalty goal by Kai Havertz (57th) in the second attempt, the Bundesliga club defeated last year’s Champions […]