Bundesliga fixture dates for the 2017/18 season
The dates are confirmed so start making your plans for a trip to Germany now!
VfB Stuttgart and Hanover make an immediate return to the Bundesliga after winning promotion in 2016/17.
The Supercup between the champions and the DFB Pokal winners takes place on Saturday, August 5. The first round of the 2017/18 DFB Pokal takes place over the weekend of August 11-14.
The new league season kicks off on Friday, August 18, when champions Bayern Munich will host the first game.
The first half of the season is completed on the weekend of December 15-18, and resumes after the winter break on January 12.
There are two midweek rounds of fixtures – with games on September 19 and 20, and December 12 and 13.
In a change to previous seasons, this Bundesliga campaign will include five matches on a Monday night, on matchdays to be confirmed.
The final matchday is on Saturday, May 12, 2018 with the DFB Pokal cup final the following weekend.
The 2 Bundesliga begins on Friday, July 28. The division breaks for winter on December 18 and recommences on January 23.
The Bundesliga 2017/18 fixtures are expected to be released around Tuesday, June 27.