This record has given the team the reputation as being perennial runners-up, which is reflected in the affectionate nickname “Vizekusen”.
The reigning champions, who are closing in on a fifth successive domestic title, dominated the match but were denied by some resolute home defending, especially towards the end of the first half when a goal seemed inevitable.
But they also had themselves to blame with World Cup winners Thomas Muller and Philipp Lahm squandering glorious...
The champions saw their lead at the top of the Bundesliga cut to eight points after resolute defending from Leverkusen -- particularly late in the first-half -- kept them at bay.
Muller was among those responsible, missing several opportunities himself, and the Germany striker refused to look for scapegoats.
"Our performance and attitude were good, but our use of the...
Bayern Munich saw their lead at the summit of the Bundesliga reduced to eight points after being held to a goalless draw by 10-man Bayer Leverkusen at the Bay Arena.
Thomas Muller admitted wasteful finishing was responsible for Bayern Munich's goalless draw with Bayer Leverkusen at the Bay Arena.
The German side will be looking to overturn a 2-1 deficit they ...
Franck Ribery and Arjen Robben were also on target for Bayern, who moved up to 68 points, 10 ahead of RB Leipzig, 1-0 winners against Bayer Leverkusen, with six matches left in the campaign.