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What to watch in international soccer this weekend

What to watch in international soccer this weekend

Two of Europe’s top leagues return from holiday vacations this weekend, helping to fill a full schedule of games across the continent.

Bundesliga: The German league comes back from a month-long break Friday when league leader Bayern Munich travels to North Rhine-Westphalia to play fourth-place Bayer Leverkusen, which hasn’t lost since Sept. 20. (FS1, UDN, 11:30 p.m. PST). The clubs met in a season opener, Munich winning at home. Robert Lewandowski scored Bayern’s final goal in that game, the first of his league-leading 15.

Ligue 1: Top-flight games also resume in France after a holiday hiatus that Monaco hopes won’t slow its momentum. The...

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