Gian Piero Gasperini and Xabi Alonso

Xabi Alonso admits Leverkusen 'couldn't cope' with Atalanta's intensity

Bayer Leverkusen's remarkable 51-game unbeaten streak came to an abrupt halt in the Europa League final as Atalanta claimed a resounding 3-0 victory in Dublin.


Ademola Lookman scores hat-trick as Atalanta shock Leverkusen to win Europa League

Ademola Lookman's stunning hat-trick fired Atalanta to their first silverware since 1963 as Bayer Leverkusen's unbeaten season came to an end in the Europa League final.

Xabi Alonso

Xabi Alonso confident Bayer Leverkusen will preserve unbeaten record with European triumph

Xabi Alonso anticipates his tenacious Bayer Leverkusen squad's exceptional performance will secure the Europa League title, as their desire for victory has driven them to the verge of an extraordinary unbeaten season.


Xabi Alonso urges Leverkusen to crown their historic season with more major honours

Xabi Alonso has urged his Bayer Leverkusen squad to seize their "unique" opportunity to crown an unbeaten Bundesliga campaign with further European and domestic triumphs.

Florian Wirtz

Bayer Leverkusen's Florian Wirtz named Bundesliga MVP

Bayer Leverkusen, led by coach Xabi Alonso, stunned the football world by finishing the Bundesliga season unbeaten for the first time in history.

Bayer Leverkusen

Bayer Leverkusen complete unbeaten Bundesliga season with Augsburg victory

Victor Boniface and Robert Andrich ensured champions Bayer Leverkusen completed an unbeaten Bundesliga campaign with victory over Augsburg.