With the coming season, a new cycle begins in the DFB Cup. Throughout the allocation of legal rights for periods 2022/23 to 2025/26, the DFB adaptations in the video game and also television plan of its crucial competition to change them momentarily as a result of the Winter World Cup in Qatar.
In fact, 5 technologies are intended:
1. 2 games of the 1st DFB Cup round do not occur in August, but just on a Tuesday and Wednesday (8:45 p.m.) in September. The participants are influenced by the DFL supercup, which will be held at the weekend of the 1st DFB Cup round (July 29 to August 1). On July 30th, Cup winner Leipzig welcomes Master Bavaria.
brand-new kick-off times, more game days
** In the First DFB Cup round there are brand-new kick-off times. Amongst various other points, 2 video games begin at 1 p.m. on Saturday and also Sunday.
** The round of 16 changes the calendar year. Only 8 clubs go right into the new year with the chance of the DFB Cup accomplishment.
4. The video games in the quarter-finals are extended to 2 weeks and currently played in February (instead of in April). This implies that all four pairings happen on four different days. Much, the quarter-finals have actually been finished within two days.
ZDF resurgence and even more free television video games
In the upcoming period, the 3rd and 4th amendment can not be applied because the November Globe Cup in Qatar. Rather of the quarter-finals, the round of 16 is for that reason distributed over 4 game dates-and yet only one last time in the new fiscal year (January 31/February 1st as well as February 7th).
The ARD and also after more than ten years of cup "relaying break"-the ZDF are divided.
** Rather of 13, from 2022/23, 15 games will certainly be shown online on complimentary Television, including the 2 semi-finals as well as the last. The ARD and after even more than 10 years of cup "broadcasting break"-the ZDF are split.
Two video games of the First DFB Cup round do not take place in August, however only on a Tuesday and Wednesday (8:45 p.m.) in September. The individuals are influenced by the DFL supercup, which will be held at the weekend break of the First DFB Cup round (July 29 to August 1). In the First DFB Cup round there are brand-new kick-off times. Just 8 clubs go into the new year with the opportunity of the DFB Cup accomplishment.