Bayer Leverkusen's battle in keeping the second place seat suffered a slight blow this weekend as they picked up a disappointing defeat over Mainz which saw Sami Hyypia's men losing that runners up seat. Haven't been getting positive results in recent matches, Leverkusen were keen on snatching one this Saturday as they immediately pushing forward in search for goals. However, instead of getting themselves ahead, the home team found themselves going behind when their opponent scored on 37 minutes from Maxim Choupo-Moting's effort.
After the break, both sides putting on an aggressive display, especially Leverkusen that are keen on turning things around on that match. However, the home team can't seem to find away in breaking down their opponent's defense as Mainz comfotably seeing off their slender lead until the final whistle was blown.