The Bundesliga has released the fixtures for the upcoming 2023/24 season. Here are all of the key fixtures and dates you need to know for the upcoming campaign.
The season kick-off in the north as Werder Bremen host Bayern Munich on Friday 18th August. Other notable fixtures from matchday one include a derby clash between Eintracht Frankfurt and SV Darmstadt.
- Werder Bremen vs Bayern Munich (Fri)
- Borussia Dortmund vs FC Köln
- Union Berlin vs Mainz 05
- Bayer Leverkusen vs RB Leipzig
- Eintracht Frankfurt vs SV Darmstadt
- VfL Wolfsburg vs FC Heindenheim
- TSG Hoffenheim vs SC Freiburg
- FC Augsburg vs Borussia Mönchengladbach
- VfB Stuttgart vs VfL Bochum
The first of Der Klassikers will take place during matchday 10 on Sunday 5th November as Dortmund host Bayern. The return fixture is scheduled for nearer the end of the season during matchday 31 on March 31st 2024.
The Bundesliga winter break will begin after the 16th round of matches on Decemeber 20th. The ruckrunde commences on January 14th 2024.
In terms of the final day of the season on May 18th 2024, the fixtures read as follows:
- Borussia Dortmund vs SV Darmstadt
- Union Berlin vs SC Freiburg
- Bayer Leverkusen vs FC Augsburg
- Eintracht Frankfurt vs RB Leipzig
- VfL Wolfsburg vs Mainz 05
- TSG Hoffenheim vs Bayern Munich
- Werder Bremen vs VfL Bochum
- VfB Stuttgart vs Borussia Mönchengladbach
- FC Heindenheim vs FC Köln
Leipzig’s trip to Frankfurt on the final day could prove vital should the two be fighting for European places on the final day. Meanwhile, Bremen and Bochum could be a real six-pointer should both have similar seasons as the year before. Heindenheim’s first season in the Bundesliga will end at home.
GGFN | Jamie Allen