Leverkusen moved six points clear of Dortmund with a well-deserved victory.
Jurgen Klopp was still without a host of defenders and Ikay Gundogan, and Marco Reus was fit enough only for the bench.
Sami Hyypia made one change: Omer Toprak replaced Philipp Wollscheid in the centre of defence.
Leverkusen were the better side here – more assured defensively and more purposeful with their attacking. Read more »