Bundesliga Matchdays 19 to 23 scheduled
The German Football League (DFL) announced the exact timings for Bundesliga Matchdays 19 to 23 on Thursday. FC Bayern begin the period with a home match against Hoffenheim on Saturday 30 January at 15:30*. The following Friday, the record champions visit Hertha BSC at 20:30. They then head to Qatar for the FIFA Club World Cup, where they play their semi-final on 8 February and the final will take place on 11 February.
It's back to Bundesliga action for Bayern on Monday 15 February as they host Arminia Bielefeld (20:30). Before the Champions League round of 16 first leg at Lazio on 23 February, the Reds visit Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday 20 February (15:30). Finally, FCB host Köln at 15:30 on Saturday 27 February on Matchday 23, which also marks the club's 121st birthday.
*all times CET
Details on FC Bayern's trip to Qatar for the FIFA Club World Cup in February: