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Professionals, 11. July 2018

Fixtures set: VfB vs. Bayern on Saturday evening

VfB’s first game of the Bundesliga season will take place on Sunday (26.08.) at 15:30 CEST in Mainz, followed on Saturday (01.09.) at 18:30 CEST by the clash with FC Bayern in the Mercedes-Benz Arena.

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.


Date, kick-off Home Guest
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