Peter Bosz is after all comfortable that he’s on the high of the Bundesliga with Leverkusen after the 4-1 residence victory on Sunday at Hoffenheim, however the Dutch coach doesn’t need to undergo the euphoria.
‘I did not sit quietly on the sofa’
“We’re solely eleven league video games underway”, Bosz realizes, who completed fifth final yr with Leverkusen. “If we’re nonetheless on high after 34 video games, then I smoke an enormous cigar to have fun. Now it is a small cigar.”
It’s the first time in six years that Leverkusen takes the lead within the Bundesliga. ‘Die Werkself’ benefited from the draw of Bayern Munich, which didn’t go additional than 1-1 on Saturday throughout a go to to Union Berlin.
Leverkusen’s lead over Bayern and RB Leipzig is now one level. “It is nice that we’ve that small lead, however it is going to be a really lengthy season”, Bosz emphasizes.
Florian Wirtz makes it 3-1 in opposition to Hoffenheim. (Picture: Professional Pictures)
Bosz can also be not utterly happy with the sport of his group, though the figures with which Hoffenheim was defeated within the BayArena on Sunday are convincing.
“Nevertheless it was not convincing what we confirmed. With a 2-0 lead I didn’t sit quietly on the bench, additionally as a result of we didn’t defend compactly. Solely after the 3-1 did I relax. 4-1 successful, these are tremendous figures, however there is no such thing as a time to get pleasure from it. We’ll play in opposition to FC Köln on Wednesday. “
Köln in opposition to Leverkusen begins on Wednesday at 8.30 pm within the RheinEnergieStadion and on Saturday the Bosz group awaits the highest match in opposition to Bayern Munich.