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Team News: Three changes for Bayer Leverkusen ahead of Roma clash

Bayer Leverkusen and Roma make three and two changes respectively ahead of Tuesday night's Champions League Group E clash against Roma at the BayArena.

Bayer Leverkusen manager Roger Schmidt has made three changes ahead of his side's Champions League Group E clash against Roma at the BayArena.

Wendell, Kevin Kampl and Hakan Calhanoglu are reinstated to the Bundesliga side's starting XI, with Sebastian Boenisch and Julian Brandt dropped to the bench and Stefan Kiessling ruled out with a muscle injury.

Meanwhile, the visiting Giallorossi make two changes, with Antonio Rudiger and Radja Nainggolan back in Rudi Garcia's starting lineup in place of Leandro Castan and Iago Falque, who are among the substitutes.

Roma sit bottom of Group E with just one point from their opening two matches, while Leverkusen and BATE Borisov sit just behind leaders Barcelona with three points apiece.

Bayer Leverkusen: Leno, Wendell, Tah, Papadopoulos, Donati, Toprak, Kramer, Bellarbi, Kampl, Hernandez, Calhanoglu
Subs: Kresic, Boenisch, Jedvaj, Brandt, Ramalho, Mehmedi, Yurchenko

Roma: Szczesny, Digne, Rudiger, Manolas, Torosidis, Pjanic, De Rossi, Salah, Nainggolan, Florenzi, Gervinho
Subs: De Sanctis, Castan, Maicon, Vainqueur, Dzeko, Falque, Iturbe

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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Borussia DortmundDortmund1183033122127
2Borussia MonchengladbachBorussia M'bach1172226131323
3RB Leipzig116412291322
4Eintracht FrankfurtFrankfurt1162326131320
5Bayern Munich116232014620
6Hoffenheim116142415919
7Werder Bremen115241919017
8Hertha Berlin114431617-116
9Mainz 05114341012-215
10Augsburg113441918113
11Freiburg113441519-413
12Wolfsburg113351517-212
13Bayer LeverkusenB. Leverkusen113261624-811
14Schalke 04Schalke11317815-710
15Nuremberg112451124-1310
16Hannover112361422-89
17Fortuna DusseldorfDusseldorf112271025-158
18Stuttgart11227824-168

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