Bundesliga - 03.03.2024

2-0 in Cologne – Werkself impress in intense derby

Bayer 04 won 2-0 at 1. FC Köln on Bundesliga Matchday 24 with a convincing display. Jeremie Frimpong (38') and Alejandro Grimaldo (73') provided the goals in the derby, after Köln's Jan Thielmann had been sent off in the 13th minute. The derby success extends the Werkself's unbeaten run in all competitions to 34 games.

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Bundesliga - 03.03.2024

Matchday news #KOEB04: Away derby with 5,000 fans

On Matchday 24, Bayer 04 go to 1. FC Köln for an away derby. Kick-off at the RheinEnergieSTADION is at 15:30 CET today. The matchday news has all the info on the clash on the other side of the Rhine.

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Die PK vor dem Derby | 24. Spieltag
Werkself-TV - 02.03.2024

Alonso ahead of #KOEB04: ‘With heart and head’ into the derby

Ahead of the forthcoming intense phase with the Round of 16 games in the UEFA Europa League, Bayer 04 are away to FC Köln on Bundesliga Matchday 24 at the weekend. The derby away at the RheinEnergieSTADION is on Sunday, 3 March (kick-off: 15.30 CET). At the pre-match press conference, head coach Xabi Alonso talked about the requirements for a successful performance in Cologne. The Spaniard also had good news on the personnel front.

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Bundesliga - 02.03.2024

Our next opponents: Köln more stable under new coach

It’s been a tough old season for Köln. They parted company with coach Steffen Baumgart in December after two-and-a-half years together. New boss Timo Schultz arrived for the new year with the job of keeping the Billy Goats in the Bundesliga. The Werkself now make the short trip to Cologne for the 72nd derby on Sunday, 3 March (kick-off: 3.30pm CET) with the hosts wanting to demonstrate their new-found defensive solidity. Here’s the lowdown on our next opponents.

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Bayer 04 - 02.03.2024

Vote for Robert Andrich in February’s Goal of the Month

ARD’s ‘Sportschau’ has announced the five contenders for February 2024’s Goal of the Month vote in Germany. Bayer 04 fans now have until 7pm CET on 16 March to cast their votes for Robert Andrich and his exquisite equaliser in the DFB Cup quarter-final win over VfB Stuttgart.

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