Ingo Preuß, the U23 Sporting Director, has his hands full. Alongside the already announced player signings, he has been planning the Regionalliga outfit's pre-season preparations.

The Black & Yellows will again hold their training camp in the Kitzbühel Alps this year and will begin their first training sessions at the end of the month.

The schedule for Jan Siewert's charges looks as follows:
30/06/2018 in Bad Iburg to face VfL Osnabrück (18:00 CET)
03/07/2018 in Herne to face Westfalia Herne (18:00 CET)
07/07/2018 in St. Johann to face SV Grödig (kick-off time not yet scheduled)
12/07/2018 against MSV Duisburg in training camp (location and kick-off time not yet scheduled)
17/07/2018 at the Lüner Schwansbellstadion first to face Norwich City U23s (14:30 CET), then Lüner SV at 18:00 CET
21/07/2018 in Mayen to face 1.FSV Mainz 05 U23s

Further friendlies are still being planned and will be announced via