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21 October 2014
Schmidt wants Leverkusen reaction
Roger Schmidt believes the UEFA Champions League tie with Zenit offers Bayer Leverkusen opportunity to respond to their Stuttgart setback.
5 October 2014
Schmidt: Leverkusen struggled with fatigue
Bayer Leverkusen coach Roger Schmidt said fatigue was behind Saturday's 2-2 draw at home to 10-man Paderborn.
30 September 2014
Schmidt: Leverkusen must match Benfica aggression
Head coach Roger Schmidt wants Bayer Leverkusen to match the aggression of Benfica when they meet in the UEFA Champions League.
16 September 2014
From spare-time sixth-tier coach to hard-pressing Bundesliga-topper: The rise and rise of Roger Schmidt
In a dizzying decade, Roger Schmidt has risen from sixth-tier part-time coach to the top of the Bundesliga.
introduces the man leading Leverkusen in Europe...
20 August 2014
Leverkusen will not relax, says Schmidt
Bayer Leverkusen coach Roger Schmidt insists his side will not ease off in the second leg of their UEFA Champions League play-off.
8 August 2014
Bayer boss Schmidt wary of Copenhagen
Roger Schmidt vowed his Bayer Leverkusen side will not underestimate Copenhagen when they lock horns in the UEFA Champions League play-offs.
28 July 2014
Schmidt demands more from Leverkusen
Bayer Leverkusen coach Roger Schmidt was far from impressed by his team after their 1-1 draw at Alemannia Aachen.
30 June 2014
Schmidt pledges to excite Leverkusen fans
Bayer Leverkusen boss Roger Schmidt has vowed to play an exciting brand of football ahead of his first coaching stint in the Bundesliga.
Louis van Gaal
2 June 2014
Meet the new boss: All change across Europe as managerial merry-go-round starts to turn
looks at the managerial merry-go-round which is already swinging with intent around Europe...
25 April 2014
Leverkusen appoint Salzburg boss Schmidt
Bayer Leverkusen have appointed Red Bull Salzburg boss Roger Schmidt as their coach for next season.