New Bundesliga season to start on 18 August 2023
The Executive Committee of the German Football Association (DFB) on Friday announced the calendar for the 2023/24 season. The Bundesliga campaign will get under way on 18 August 2023 and will break for the winter after Matchday 16 (19/20 December 2023).
The 16th and final matchday of 2023 will be the only "English week" of the season. The Bundesliga clubs will then resume their campaign on 12 January 2024. The season will end with Matchday 34 on 18/05/2024.
The first round of the DFB-Pokal will take place between 11 and 14 August 2023, one week before the Bundesliga season starts. The DFB-Pokal final will be played at Berlin's Olympiastadion on 25 May 2024.
The dates for next season's Supercup and European club fixtures have also been announced. All the dates can be found in one handy location here.