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Busy preseason on the cards

FC Bayern Basketball are scheduled to face some of Europe’s best sides ahead of the new season. Svetislav Pesic’s men return to training in Munich on 20th August and their first friendly takes place during their Italian training camp (23rd-28th August) against Italian Eurocup participants  Dolomiti Energia Trentino (27th August.). On Wednesday, 9th September they face Maxi Kleber’s former side, the s.Oliver Baskets in the “FLYERALARM Charity Cup” in Würzburg. They return to action in Munich on Sunday, 13th September when the “Audi Dome Fan Match” takes place.

FCBB will also be taking part in two pre-season tournaments. The first one will take place in Bonn. On Saturday, 19th September they face 16-time Belgian champions BC Oostende in the semis before facing either Bonn or Polish champions Zielona Gora the following day, in either the playoff or final.

A week later Bayern are scheduled to take part in the “Dogus Basketball Tournament” in Zadar, Croatia (24th-27th September). Bayern will face hosts KK Zadar (26th September) and Greek champions Olympiakos (25th September). Pool B features two of FCBB’s Euroleague opponents (Fenerbahce and Red Star Belgrade) and Turkish side Darussafaka Dogus.


  • Thursday, 27th August, 18:30 CEST: Dolomiti Energia Trentino – FCBB (in Riva del Garda, Palagarda)
  • Wednesday, 9th September, 20:00 CEST: s.Oliver Baskets Würzburg – FCBB (“Flyeralarm charity cup,” Arena Würzburg)
  • Sunday, 13th September (TBC): “Audi Dome Allstars” - FCBB (Audi Dome)
  • Saturday, 19th September, 18:00 CEST: FCBB – BC Oostende (in Bonn, Telekom Dome)
  • Sunday, 20th September (12:30/15:00 CEST): Playoff or final in Bonn tournament
  • Friday, 25th September, 20:00 Uhr: Olympiakos Piräus – FCBB (Tournament in Zadar, Croatia)
  • Saturday, 26th September, 21:00 CEST: FCBB – KK Zadar
  • Sunday, 27th September (TBC): Classification games or final in Zadar