German clubs have set a record for number of wins in the opening matches of the spring part of Euro cups.
At the moment, teams from Germany have won all 8 games of the playoffs in the Champions League and Europa League (match RB Salzburg – “Eintracht” will be held today).
Note that Leverkusen and Shakhtar’s opponent in the 1/8 final – VfL Wolfsburg won both matches of the 1/16 finals of the Europa League against Porto and Malmo respectively.
His first match at this stage and won “Eintracht”, beating RB Salzburg.
Recall that Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund and Leipzig, also scored victories in the first matches of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League against Chelsea, “Paris St Germain” and “Tottenham”, respectively.