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Performance record of Bayer Leverkusen football club

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German football:  Bayer Leverkusen football club

Even though the club has been around for over a century now and have been coming close to winning trophies, they have been so near and yet so far. Over the years even with exceptional talent within their ranks, Bayer Leverkusen football club has never been able to win a Bundesliga title or any German league title for that matter.

Within their time during top flight German football, Bayer Leverkusen Football Club have managed to be runners up 4 times. The golden days of the club are however the season of 1988 where by they won the UEFA cup in 1988. Another surprising season came of in 2001-2002 whereby they were runners in the UEFA Champions league.

Bayern Leverkusen FC have however won a few other titles which may not be off the greatest importance as far as the club football is concerned but it has certainly shaped up the club’s confidence level. In 1992-93 season, they won the DFB-Pokal title and previously had also won Bundesliga Title(2nd Division) in 1978.

Looking at the club’s performance in the last two decades we can all clearly see that the club is performing exceptionally well and have been constantly a threat to the major sides in the German football league. It is without a shadow of a doubt that Bayer Leverkusen FC is destined for greatness with the current squad and the deteriorating performance of rivals such as Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund FC.

Profile of Bayer Leverkusen football club

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After an initiative taken by employees of Friedrich Bayer and Company, a sports club by the name of Bayer Leverkusen was formed in 1904. It was initially a sports club which was involved in a number of sports but the most famous sporting department eventually proved to be the football club.

It was not until 1988 that the Bayer Leverkusen football club was noted as a major German club, up until their victory against Espanyol FC which helped them lift the UEFA Cup final. The club is known for it’s attacking football style but has never been able to perform up to it’s true potential in the German Bundesliga. Having had talents like Michael Ballack and Ze Roberto, they have not been able to capitalize on this and did not win any major trophies.

Bayern Leverkusen football club almost got relegated in the 2002-2003 season but thankfully they survived the embarrassment. Thanks to Klaus Augenthaler whose exceptional management skills not only saved the club for relegation but he also exalted the standard of the club’s game and led them to a 3rd place finish the Bundesliga along with a birth in the Champions league.

Recent times may have seen a slight deterioration in the performance of Bayer Leverkusen football club but they have been working hard and have cemented a name for themselves in European football.

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