Next Thursday (7 October), BVB will host SC Paderborn 07 in a friendly match at the club's training ground in Dortmund-Brackel. The match will kick off at 16:00 CET and approximately 500 spectators will be allowed to attend. Applications for tickets are now open. 

BVB will make use of the upcoming international break to prepare for the upcoming matches against Mainz 05 and Ajax. The players from the first-team squad and the U23s who have not been called up to represent their countries will be involved. 

Approximately 500 spectators will be able to watch the game live from the club's training ground in Brackel. You have until midnight on Sunday to apply for a maximum of four tickets. If demand exceeds the number of seats available, tickets will be raffled among all applicants. Tickets for the friendly match are free of charge.

A limited number of tickets are also available for wheelchair users. Wheelchair users can contact the fan representative Luisa Junk ( directly with a request.

The stadium will open to spectators at 14:30 CET.

Please note that every visitor to the friendly match must be immunised through either vaccination or recovery. For this purpose, digital proof and photo identification must be presented upon entry. Exception: children and young people up to the age of 18, pregnant women and persons who cannot be vaccinated for health reasons (medical certificate required) will be admitted if they present a negative test result. Children up to the age of six are exempt from the obligation to provide proof. A student ID does not grant exemption from the obligation to be tested.

A medical mouth-nose protection mask must be worn at the training ground in Brackel. This can only be removed at the seat indicated on the ticket. Please also note that alcohol is not served on the grounds and smoking is prohibited.

Due to the ongoing hygiene regulations, the players will not be able to fulfill any selfie or autograph requests. 

The application period runs up to and including 03.10.21.

Click here for the application