The match, held at the Millerntor Stadium, saw Leverkusen display massive dominance over their opponents, who struggled to find their footings.
The game kicked off with an impressive performance from the Leverkusen squad, led by Edmond Tapsoba, who set the tone with an early goal.
However, it was the 22-year-old Nigerian sensation, who truly stole the spotlight, displaying his prowess in front of the net with a brilliant goal in the 42nd minute.
Florian Wirtz, Leverkusen’s midfielder, extended the lead even further with a well-timed goal before halftime.
The team’s momentum continued to build as Amine Adli secured another through a precise penalty shot.
Jeremie Frimpong’s goal followed up just eight minutes later, further widening the gap, before Adam Hložek bagged a brace in the 74th and 90th minutes, leaving no doubt about Bayer Leverkusen’s superiority.
As the match approached its conclusion, Jonas Hofmann sealed the victory with a goal in stoppage time, completing the remarkable rout.
The outstanding performance by Victor Boniface and his teammates highlighted their cohesive teamwork and individual brilliance.
Looking ahead, the Xabi Alonso-led Bayer Leverkusen side is poised for success as they progress to the next round of the DFB Pokal.
With the Bundesliga opener against RB Leipzig at the BayArena on the horizon, the team’s solid performance and Boniface’s impressive debut goal serve as a promising preview of their upcoming challenges.