90' The whistle has gone to end the second half. The match finishes 2 - 0.
90' VfB Stuttgart have been awarded a corner by Robert Schroder.
90' Bayer Leverkusen are too eager and fall into an offside trap.
90' 2 minutes of injury time will be added to the second half.
87' Bayer Leverkusen are coming forward and Julian Brandt gets in a strike, it misses the target, however.
85' In Leverkusen VfB Stuttgart attack through Gonzalo Castro. The finish is off target, however.
83' That's a fine assist from Lucas Alario.
83' Goal! Bayer Leverkusen extend their lead to 2 - 0 through Kevin Volland.
81' The away team have replaced Dennis Aogo with Chadrac Akolo. This is the third substitution made today by Markus Weinzierl.
81' Markus Weinzierl (VfB Stuttgart) is making a second substitution, with Gonzalo Castro replacing Christian Gentner.
79' Bayer Leverkusen push forward at BayArena and Karim Bellarabi gets in a strike. This is blocked, however, by a determined VfB Stuttgart defence.
78' The home team have replaced Lars Bender with Wendell. This is the third substitution made today by Heiko Herrlich.
76' Goal! A Kevin Volland header gives Bayer Leverkusen a 1 - 0 lead in Leverkusen.
76' Kai Havertz instrumental with a fine assist.
76' Corner awarded to Bayer Leverkusen.
75' Erik Thommy of VfB Stuttgart gets in a strike, but is off target.
71' Bayer Leverkusen have been awarded a corner by Robert Schroder.
69' In Leverkusen, Sven Bender (Bayer Leverkusen) misses the target with a header.
69' Bayer Leverkusen have been awarded a corner by Robert Schroder.
68' Corner awarded to VfB Stuttgart.
68' Marc Kempf (VfB Stuttgart) wins the ball in the air but heads wide.
67' Bayer Leverkusen have been awarded a corner by Robert Schroder.
66' Heiko Herrlich is making the team's second substitution at BayArena with Lucas Alario replacing Charles Aranguiz.
66' Heiko Herrlich (Bayer Leverkusen) is making a first substitution, with Mitchell Weiser replacing Tin Jedvaj.
62' VfB Stuttgart surge into the attack at BayArena but Christian Gentner’s header is off-target.
62' Corner awarded to VfB Stuttgart.
61' In Leverkusen, Bayer Leverkusen push forward quickly but are pulled up for offside.
60' Bayer Leverkusen's Kevin Volland gets his shot away but it misses the target.
60' VfB Stuttgart have been awarded a corner by Robert Schroder.
59' Corner awarded to VfB Stuttgart.
58' Important block from the Bayer Leverkusen defence as Christian Gentner fires in a strike for VfB Stuttgart.
57' Bayer Leverkusen's Charles Aranguiz breaks free at BayArena. But the strike goes wide of the post.
55' Corner awarded to Bayer Leverkusen.
52' VfB Stuttgart's Mario Gomez gets in a shot on goal at BayArena. But the effort is unsuccessful.
52' VfB Stuttgart have been awarded a corner by Robert Schroder.
46' The second-half has just kicked-off.
46' Erik Thommy is replacing Pablo Maffeo for VfB Stuttgart at BayArena.
45' The first half has been concluded at BayArena.
45' VfB Stuttgart push upfield and Mario Gomez gets his head to the ball. The attempt is cleared by an alert Bayer Leverkusen defence.
45' Kevin Volland gets his shot on target but fails to score for Bayer Leverkusen.
45' The fourth official's board shows 3 minutes, which will be added to the first half.
43' The match is underway again.
43' Bayer Leverkusen’s Kevin Volland is on his feet again at BayArena.
42' Marc Kempf (VfB Stuttgart) has received a yellow card from Robert Schroder.
42' Attention is being given to Bayer Leverkusen’s Kevin Volland and play has been suspended briefly.
40' Corner awarded to VfB Stuttgart.
40' VfB Stuttgart have been awarded a corner by Robert Schroder.
39' Lars Bender is booked for the home team.
38' In Leverkusen VfB Stuttgart attack through Dennis Aogo. The finish is off target, however.
37' At BayArena, Sven Bender has been yellow-carded for the home team.
37' VfB Stuttgart are pushing forward but Santiago Ascacibar's finish is wide of the goal.
36' Julian Brandt for Bayer Leverkusen gets in a strike but fails to hit the target.
34' Bayer Leverkusen's Kevin Volland breaks free at BayArena. But the strike goes wide of the post.
34' Pablo Maffeo for VfB Stuttgart has been booked by Robert Schroder and receives a first yellow card.
30' Tin Jedvaj of Bayer Leverkusen gets in a strike, but is off target.
25' Bayer Leverkusen's Julian Brandt gets in a shot but it is blocked by a VfB Stuttgart defender.
23' Play has been interrupted briefly in Leverkusen to check on Nicolas Gonzalez, who is grimacing with pain.
23' Nicolas Gonzalez is back on his feet again.
23' Play is underway once more.
22' Corner awarded to VfB Stuttgart.
21' In Leverkusen, Christian Gentner of VfB Stuttgart is presented with a shooting opportunity. But the strike is blocked by the covering defence.
21' Bayer Leverkusen are coming forward and Charles Aranguiz gets in a strike, it misses the target, however.
18' Bayer Leverkusen's Tin Jedvaj has been booked in Leverkusen.
16' Bayer Leverkusen are whistled for offside.
16' Kevin Volland (Bayer Leverkusen) gets in a strike but the shot is blocked by a defender.
12' Bayer Leverkusen's Kai Havertz is on target but unsuccessful.
10' Kevin Volland (Bayer Leverkusen) goes for goal but the shot is blocked by an alert defence.
10' Bayer Leverkusen have been awarded a corner by Robert Schroder.
7' Bayer Leverkusen's Kevin Volland gets his shot away but it misses the target.
3' Christian Gentner (VfB Stuttgart) has been booked and must now be careful not to get a second yellow card.
1' Today's referee, Robert Schroder, has blown to start the match.
24632 spectators have come along to BayArena today.
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