Seasons

Bundesliga

Bayer 04 have been in Germany's top flight continuously since promotion to the Bundesliga in 1978/79. The Werkself have finished runners-up five times at the end of the season. With one exception in the 2016/ 17 season (twelfth place), the Black and Reds have always finished in a European spot at the end of a Bundesliga campaign since the 2010s.

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Bundesliga - 19.05.2024

Werkself review #B04FCA: Undefeated German champions

A day full of emotional moments: on 18 May 2024, Werkself captain Lukas Hradecky lifted the club's first Meisterschale in the air. A special moment, which was celebrated ecstatically in the BayArena. After the presentation, the whole team completed an incredible lap of honour around the stadium, with Hradecky and coach Xabi Alonso even climbing into the Nordkurve and celebrating together with the fans. Scenes that will remain forever! A historic day for the club, and not just because of the title. The 2-1 win at home to Augsburg on the final matchday ensured that Bayer 04 became the first team to go through an entire Bundesliga season unbeaten. It's hard to summarise in words, but here are the reaction, facts and stats from this special day.

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Bundesliga - 18.05.2024

Bayer 04’s historic Bundesliga title celebrations 📸🖤❤️

As the clock struck 17:38 in Leverkusen, Lukas Hradecky became the first Bayer 04 captain to raise the Bundesliga Meisterschale into the air. A moment 120 years in the making, 45 years after gaining promotion to the top flight. Champions of Germany! And this is how it all went down on Saturday…

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Bundesliga - 18.05.2024

Werkself complete unbeaten Bundesliga season with 2-1 win against Augsburg

History was made in Leverkusen on Saturday as Bayer 04 beat Augsburg 2-1 on the final day of 2023/24 to become the first team ever to complete a Bundesliga season unbeaten on the day they also received the Meisterschale for the first time. Victor Boniface and Robert Andrich put the Werkself ahead in the first half before Mert Kömür got one back for the visitors.

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Bundesliga - 18.05.2024

Matchday news #B04FCA: Trophy handover after final home game

It’s going to be a historic day in Leverkusen as Bayer 04 receive the Bundesliga Meisterschale for the first time ever following the conclusion of the Matchday 34 encounter with Augsburg. The game this Saturday will be played in front of a sold-out BayArena, which will also see an emotional commemoration, a live performance and a drone show. Here’s all you need to know in our matchday news.

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Bundesliga - 17.05.2024

Our next opponents: The dream of Europe lives on

In the final match of the season for Bayer 04 on Saturday 18 May (kick-off: 15.30 CEST), FC Augsburg still have something to play for despite a recent run of defeats. FCA could secure a place in European competition next term with a shock victory away to the champions of Germany and with help from elsewhere. The lowdown on our next opponents.

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Videos

Werkself complete unbeaten Bundesliga season | 34th matchday
Werkself-TV - 18.05.2024

TV highlights of the 2-1 win against FC Augsburg

Werkself TV brings you the highlights of Bayer 04's 2-1 win against FC Augsburg on matchday 34 of the Bundesliga 2023/24...

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Die PK vor dem letzten Bundesliga-Spiel | 34. Spieltag
Werkself-TV - 17.05.2024

Alonso ahead of #B04FCA: Augsburg game ‘also a sort of final’

It will be a historic and very special moment in front of a full house at the BayArena when the Werkself are presented with the first Meisterschale in the club’s history after the final whistle on the last Bundesliga matchday of the season against FC Augsburg. The fixture is on Saturday, 18 May (kick-off: 15.30 CEST/live on Sky and on Werkself Radio). Ahead of the clash with tenth-placed FCA, head coach Xabi Alonso talked about the trophy presentation as well as the possibility of being the first team to go a whole season unbeaten in the Bundesliga.

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Werkself end season unbeaten away from home | 33rd matchday
Werkself-TV - 12.05.2024

TV highlights of the 5-0 win at VfL Bochum

Werkself TV brings you the highlights of Bayer 04's 5-0 win at VfL Bochum on matchday 33 of the Bundesliga 2023/24...

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Die PK vor dem Topspiel gegen Stuttgart | 31. Spieltag
Werkself-TV - 26.04.2024

Alonso ahead of#B04VfB: Stuttgart 'currently one of the best teams in Europe'

After three consecutive weeks of playing midweek, the Werkself have been preparing for the top-of-the-table clash against VfB Stuttgart over the past few days. Ahead of the home game on Saturday 27 April (kick-off 18:30 CEST, live on Sky), head coach Xabi Alonso praised the third-placed visitors and gave an update on the state of the pitch as well as personnel.

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