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(German ˈleːvərˌkuːzən)
(Placename) a town in NW Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia on the Rhine: chemical industries. Pop: 161 543 (2003 est)


(ˈleɪ vərˌku zən)

a city in North Rhine–Westphalia, in W Germany, on the Rhine. 161,832.
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Bundesliga Teams Bayer 04 Leverkusen and FC Schalke 04 to play in nine-team tournament in Orlando and Fort Lauderdale in January 2016
Bayer Leverkusen ensured a fourth German club will be represented in Thursday's Champions League group stage draw after overturning a one-goal deficit to beat Lazio 3-1 on aggregate.
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Stop Zlatan Ibrahimovic and maybe we might have a chance of progressing past the last 16 of the Champions League - that will be pretty much what Bayer Leverkusen will be thinking going into the first leg against Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) on Tuesday night.
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With us, he has become one of the best central defenders in the Bundesliga and we are happy Omer has opted to stay with us for the long term," said Leverkusen CEO Michael Schade.