Cobalt-scored three goals in the first 18 minutes of the match, and in the second half, the teams exchanged goals.
Ukrainian Schalke midfielder Yevhen Konoplyanka was not included in the application for the match.
After the match, Schalke at least temporarily rose to 8 th place and behind 6th position, giving the right to participate in the qualifying round of the Europa League, 4 points.
Leverkusen remained at the 12-th line and their separation from the relegation zone is only 4 points.
Bayer â€” Schalke 1:4
Goals: Kiessling, 69 â€” Burgstaller, 6, 50, Howedes, 10, SCHOPF, 18
Leverkusen: Leno â€” Hilbert (Wendell, 46), Edwy, Toprak (One 19), Henriksen, Belarbi, Aranguiz, Kampl, Brandt (Mehmedi, 85) â€” Kiessling, Volland
Schalke: Farman Kok, Howedes, Badstuber, Kolasinac (Aogo, 74) â€” Stambouli, Bentaleb (Riter, 84) â€” SCHOPF, Goretzka, Caligiuri â€” Burgstaller
Warning: Hilbert, Kampl, Belarbi