News in brief
Wed, 02/11/16, 13:00
First matchdays of 2017 finalised
On Wednesday, the German Football League (DFL) anounced the schedule for the first four Bundesliga matchdays after the winter break. FC Bayern start the new year away to Freiburg on Friday 20 January at 20.30 CET. Officially the encounter on Matchday 17 marks the end of the first half of the Bundesliga campaign, but the season this year began late due to the Olympic Games. The Bavarians then travel to face Bremen, entertain Schalke and have an appointment in Ingolstadt, all three on Saturdays at 15.30.
View the fixtures and results here.
FCB back in Munich
Sixteen hours after the final whistle in Eindhoven, FC Bayern have returned to Munich safe and sound. After a 2-1 win at PSV, the record champions landed back at Munich Airport at 14:34 CET and set off home. The Reds will begin preparations for the Bundesliga match on Satursay at home to Hoffenheim with a training session on Thursday morning at Säbener Straße.