Cologne - With new coach Roger Schmidt pioneering a relentlessly attacking style of football, Leverkusen have been one of the most entertaining sides of the campaign so far, finishing the 2014/15 Hinrunde in third place and reaching the UEFA Champions League last 16.
bundesliga.com has assessed the performance of all 18 clubs in various areas of play over the course of the Hinrunde and ranked them in positions 1-18 accordingly. The greater the surface area on the spidergram below, the better that club has statistically performed overall in 2014/15.
With 28 points already under their belt, there is plenty of room for optimism at the BayArena. There is also, however, ample room for improvement, as evidenced by the numbers below.. So where will die Werkself finish the season? Tell us your thoughts by interacting with Bundesliga on Twitter.