The victory was Leverkusen's first in five league games and puts them second on goal difference, level on 32 points with RB Leipzig, who host Union Berlin on Wednesday.
Bundesliga: Robert Lewandowski breaks goalscoring record; Erling Haaland brace helps Dortmund secure second place
It means Dortmund are assured of second place with one game of the season remaining. Despite defeat, Leipzig are virtually assured of Champions League football next season.
Bundesliga returns with fist-bump celebrations and masks as Borussia Dortmund slam four past Schalke
Borussia Dortmund provided much-needed fireworks with a 4-0 demolition of bitter rivals Schalke after Bundesliga restarted in front of empty stands after a suspension of over two months
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund squander two-goal lead to draw with league leaders RB Leipzig; Mainz thrash Werder Bremen
Bundesliga leader Leipzig twice came from behind to grab a 3-3 draw at Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday, aided by the home side’s mistakes.
Borussia Dortmund and their under-fire coach Lucien Favre hope to maintain the 'feel-good' factor from back-to-back wins as they chase Champions League revenge at home to Inter Milan on Tuesday
Champions League: Borussia Dortmund held to goalless draw by patchy Barcelona as Lionel Messi makes first appearance of season
Even with the Argentine on the field, Dortmund looked more dangerous after captain Marco Reus’ 57th-minute penalty was saved by Marc Andre ter Stegen
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund issue statement of intent with 5-1 thrashing of Augsburg; Paderborn stun Bayer Leverkusen
Having thrown away a nine-point lead and narrowly missed the title last season, Borussia Dortmund had promised another attack on Bayern's hegemony in 2019/20
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund primed to challenge depleted champions Bayern Munich after investing heavily in summer window
Borussia Dortmund challenged Bayern as they look to end the club's seven-year domination of Bundesliga, emboldened by signs of disharmony in the club
Jadon Sancho shines as Borussia Dortmund overcome Bayern Munich challenge to clinch German Super Cup title
England forward Jadon Sancho scored a goal and set-up another as Borussia Dortmund beat Bayern Munich 2-0 on Saturday to deny the German league and cup champions a fourth straight Super Cup title.
Transfer Deadline Day Roundup Highlights: Inter Milan sign Romelu Lukaku from Manchester United; Kieran Tierney moves to Arsenal
Follow all the updates and news from the summer transfer window, with Real Madrid signing Chelsea's Eden Hazard and Barcelona getting Antoine Griezmann from Atletico Madrid.
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund pip rivals Bayern Munich to sign Julian Brandt from Bayer Leverkusen in transfer coup
Borussia Dortmund pulled off a transfer coup, snatching gifted international midfielder Julian Brandt from the grasp of Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich.
European football talking points: Bayern Munich give Arjen Robben, Franck Ribery perfect send off; Ajax clinch Eredivisie title
Bayern Munich produced a trademark swashbuckling display of football to ensure the title remained in Munich on Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery's final match for the Bavarians.
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund see off spirited Bayer Leverkusen to restore three-point cushion at the top
Jadon Sancho scored as Borussia Dortmund beat a spirited Bayer Leverkusen 3-2 at Signal Iduna Park on Sunday to restore their three-point lead at the top of the Bundesliga table.
Bundesliga: Niko Kovac urges Bayern to build on defensive display against Liverpool; Dortmund look to Marco Reus for salvation
Bayern conceded sloppy goals — including a Bundesliga record fastest own goal after just 13 seconds — in last Friday's 3-2 win at Augsburg
Germany defender Mats Hummels to miss international friendly against Peru; Nico Schulz and Julian Brandt to start
Germany defender Mats Hummels has been ruled out of Sunday’s friendly international against Peru with a heel injury while newcomer Nico Schulz is set to start, coach Joachim Loew said on Saturday.
UEFA Nations League: Mesut Ozil's absence after racism fallout casts shadow over German national team
Ozil quit the national team in July after being made a scapegoat for Germany's early World Cup exit and a target for racist abuse.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Different moods of Germany fans on display as Die Mannschaft crash out of tournament
Following Germany's ouster from the World Cup, drives along the roads are devoid of any German flags and even the mention of Die Mannschaft draws glares from strangers.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Germany have perfect blend of precision and balance but history is against Joachim Low's men
When Germany take on the field in Russia, their most difficult opponent might not be a certain Brazil, Spain or France. The reigning world champions have to prevail over history
FIFA World Cup 2018: From enforcer-in-chief Casemiro to Julian Brandt's artistry, 10 midfielders to watch out for in Russia
With the grand tapestry of the FIFA World Cup 2018 ready to be unfurled in eight days, we take a look at ten of the best midfielders of the tournament for your viewing pleasure.