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Ahead of Man United's group stage opener against Leverkusen this week, relive the Champions League semi-final between the two sides in 2002.
Leverkusen progressed to the final on away goals, where they were beaten by Real Madrid.
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Germany under-21 international midfielder Emre Can has joined Bayer Leverkusen in a four-year deal from Bayern Munich, who have secured themselves first refusal on his services in future.
The 19-year-old, who appeared four times for the record German champions last season, scoring once, has made the move for an undisclosed fee.
German international Stefan Kiessling has signed a new contract extension with Bayer Leverkusen.
Kiessling's previous deal was not due to expire until 2015 but that has not prevented Leverkusen from extending it by a further two years.
– Leverkusen chief executive Wolfgang Holzhauser
Stefan Kiessling has become a top performer at Bayer Leverkusen, a leader and the face of the club.
His development since 2006 has been phenomenal. I hope he will finish his career with us.
Bayer Leverkusen director of sport Rudi Voller believes Bayern Munich will once again be in a league of their own this season.
– Bayer Leverkusen director of sport Rudi Voller speaking to Bild
They have never had a squad like they have now. They don't just have 11 top players, or 15, they have 22 really top players.
It really is overwhelming for the other clubs. Now they have also got a player like Thiago (Alcantara) for the midfield shows just how far away they are. They are miles in front.