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2016/2017 German Bundesliga
  • Admir Mehmedi (63')
  • Charles Aránguiz (49')
  • Alfredo Morales (26')
  • Almog Cohen (73')

Bayer Leverkusen 1-2 FC Ingolstadt 04

Ingolstadt moved out of the bottom two on Sunday with a surprise 2-1 win at Bayer Leverkusen.
The visitors took the lead in the 26th minute with a powerful Alfredo Morales header from Markus Suttner's cross, prompting the first chorus of whistles from the BayArena faithful.
Those grew in intensity when the half-time whistle was blown with Leverkusen not having looked like crafting an equaliser.
Things took another turn for the worse for Leverkusen early in the second half when Charles Aranguiz picked up his second yellow card of the game to leave his side with 10 men for over 40 minutes.
Almog Cohen missed a glorious opportunity to double Ingolstadt's lead in the 62nd minute and it came back to haunt him when Admir Mehmedi brought Leverkusen level with a deflected shot just a minute later.
Cohen had the last laugh, though, when he made up for his earlier error to earn Ingolstadt victory and spark another round of jeers from the home fans.
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German Bundesliga Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Borussia Monchengladbach 14 +14 31
2 RB Leipzig 14 +23 30
3 Borussia Dortmund 14 +14 26
4 Schalke 04 14 +7 25
5 SC Freiburg 14 +7 25
6 Bayer Leverkusen 14 +4 25
7 Bayern Munich 14 +15 24
8 TSG Hoffenheim 14 -4 21
9 VfL Wolfsburg 14 +1 20
10 FC Union Berlin 14 -1 19
11 Eintracht Frankfurt 14 +2 18
12 FC Augsburg 14 -6 17
13 Mainz 14 -14 15
14 Werder Bremen 14 -7 14
15 Hertha Berlin 14 -9 12
16 Fortuna Düsseldorf 14 -13 12
17 SC Paderborn 07 14 -15 8
18 FC Cologne 14 -18 8