The date and time when captain Christian Gentner & Co. begin their new Bundesliga campaign has been set. On Sunday, August 26th at 15:30 CEST, Tayfun Korkut and his side travel to 1. FSV Mainz 05. The following Saturday, September 1st, VfB then play their first home game of the campaign – which is equally a highlight in the fixture schedule: The Wasenelf host FC Bayern Munich in the Mercedes-Benz Arena at 18:30 CEST. On the final matchday of last season, the Cannstatt Boys landed an emphatic 4-1 win away to Germany’s all-time record title holders.
On matchday 3, VfB are again in action on a Sunday (September 16th) at 18:00 CEST, on that occasion in the Baden-Württemberg clash away to SC Freiburg. The second home game of the new season is a Friday evening affair: On September 21st, at 20:30 CEST, VfB play host to newly promoted Fortuna Düsseldorf, before then facing a mid-week trip to RB Leipzig on Wednesday, September 26th (20:30 CEST). On matchday 6, the Wasenelf will be back in Saturday afternoon action (September29th – 15:30 CEST), with Werder Bremen the guests in the Mercedes-Benz Arena.
The exact dates and kick-off times for match day 7 through 34 are yet to be finalised.
|Sun., 26.08.2018, 15:30 CEST||FSV Mainz 05||VfB Stuttgart|
|Sat., 01.09.2018, 18:30 CEST||VfB Stuttgart||FC Bayern Munich|
|Sun., 16.09.2018, 18:00 CEST||SC Freiburg||VfB Stuttgart|
|Fri., 21.09.2018, 20:30 CEST||VfB Stuttgart||Fortuna Düsseldorf|
|Wed., 26.09.2018, 20:30 CEST||RB Leizpzig||VfB Stuttgart|
|Sat., 29.09.2018, 15:30 CEST||VfB Stuttgart||SV Werder Bremen|