Bayer Leverkusen simply received its first recreation with out Kai Havertz, routing fourthtier Eintracht Norderstedt 70 within the first spherical of the German Cup on Sunday.
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- Last Updated: September 13, 2020, 11:57 PM IST
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BERLIN: Bayer Leverkusen simply received its first recreation with out Kai Havertz, routing fourth-tier Eintracht Norderstedt 7-Zero within the first spherical of the German Cup on Sunday.
Germany star Havertz joined Chelsea within the offseason, however Peter Boszs crew confirmed no sick impact because it raced right into a 3-Zero lead after 12 minutes and 6-Zero on the break.
Patrik Schick got here on for his Leverkusen debut and missed two good probabilities earlier than rounding off the scoring within the 77th minute.
Norderstedt was amongst a number of smaller golf equipment that gave up their dwelling benefit because of the prices of assembly situations to limit the chance of coronavirus infections. Up to 300 followers have been allowed at Leverkusen.
Some 7,500 supporters cheered third-division Hansa Rostock towards Stuttgart, however couldnt forestall their aspect shedding 1-0. It was the largest crowd at a German soccer recreation because the pandemic restrictions started in March.
Hamburg-based St. Pauli was knocked out by fourth-tier SV Elversberg 4-2, Kiel loved a 7-1 rout towards fifth-tier Rielasingen-Arlen which additionally gave up its proper to play at dwelling and Paderborn progressed with a 5-Zero win over Wiedenbrck.
Second-division Sandhausen defeated fourth-tier Steinbach Haiger 2-1.
Hoffenheim wanted penalties to get previous fourth-division Chemnitzer FC, and second-division Jahn Regensburg efficiently emerged from one other penalty shootout towards third-division Kaiserslautern.
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