Bayern to take part in Telekom Cup 2017
A date for the diary of all Bayern fans: on 15th July 2017 FC Bayern will be taking part in the Telekom Cup at Mönchengladbach’s BORUSSIA-PARK. The German record champions will be joined by hosts Borussia Mönchengladbach, Hoffenheim and Werder Bremen for the ninth edition of the traditional pre-season tournament.
FC Bayern will travel to Gladbach as the current holders. In January of this year FCB won the competition for the third time, beating Mainz 2-1 in the final in Düsseldorf. Fans can again look forward to lots of goals, great football and a varied programme of side events in July.
The tournament will consist of four matches: two semi-finals, a third-place play-off and a final, with each match lasting 45 minutes. In the event of a draw, the outcome will be determined by a penalty shootout. The draw and kick-off times will be announced nearer the time.