DFB Cup 2022/2023
These are the matches of the 2nd round of the DFB Cup
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Second main round of the DFB Cup 2022/23: Union Berlin welcome 1. FC Heidenheim 1846. All information about the matches.
The DFB Cup second round matches were drawn in Dortmund on 4 September: record-breaking Bayern Munich will face FC Augsburg away from home in the Bavarian duel. Borussia Dortmund must go to second division club Hannover 96.
Reigning RB Leipzig champion welcomes Hamburger SV and Stuttgarter Kickers meet Europa League winner Eintracht Frankfurt. There is also a derby between Eintracht Braunschweig and VfL Wolfsburg.
Union Berlin welcomes 1. FC Heidenheim
of the 1. FC Union Berlin meets second division team 1. FC Heidenheim at An der Alten Försterei stadium in the second round of the DFB Cup. “Due to the numerous away matches in the coming weeks, we are very happy to play a home game,” Union Football Professional Football CEO Oliver Ruhnert said about the draw: “We still know Heidenheim well, they still have the same coach and are a top second division team. A good opponent on which we must be very focused. “
Heidenheim had beaten fourth division club FV Illertissen in the first round. Union Berlin qualified for the 2nd round with a 2: 1 in extra time against Chemnitzer FC. 1. FC Union are the only Berlin club left in the competition afterwards Hertha BSC and FC Viktoria Berlin were eliminated in the first round.
The second round of the DFB Cup will be played on Tuesday and Wednesday (18/19 October).
Are cup matches broadcast on TV?
ARD, ZDF and Sky have secured the broadcasting rights for the 2022/2023 DFB Cup. DAZN and Sport1 can show clips of highlights in their programs. The two public broadcasters ARD and ZDF can broadcast a total of 15 matches live. This means there are two more games to watch on TV for free than before, including the two semi-finals and the cup final in Berlin. As in previous years, pay-TV broadcaster Sky will broadcast all 63 matches live and in full, from the first main round to the final, as well as in the original Sky conference.
On the digital platform of the DAZN streaming service, fans will be able to access cup match highlights from midnight on match day. Sport1 has secured the right to show clear game reports and clips from the day after the match in question.
These are the game dates:
Tuesday 18 October 2022:
VfB Lübeck vs 1. FSV Mainz 05 (18:00 / Sky)
SV Waldhof Mannheim v 1. FC Nuremberg (18:00 / Sky)
Stuttgarter Kickers vs Eintracht Frankfurt (18:00 / Sky)
RB Leipzig vs Hamburger SV (18:00 / Sky)
SV Elversberg vs VfL Bochum (20:45 / Sky)
Eintracht Braunschweig against VfL Wolfsburg (20:45 / Sky)
TSG Hoffenheim vs FC Schalke 04 (20:45 / Sky)
SV Darmstadt 98 v Borussia Mönchengladbach (20:45 / ARD and Sky)
Wednesday 19 October 2022:
Hannover 96 v Borussia Dortmund (18:00 / Sky)
SC Freiburg-FC St. Pauli (18:00 / Sky)
SV Sandhausen vs Karlsruher SC (18:00 / Sky)
SC Paderborn 07 v SV Werder Bremen (18:00 / Sky)
FC Augsburg vs FC Bayern Munich (20:45 / ZDF and Sky)
VfB Stuttgart vs Arminia Bielefeld (20:45 / Sky)
1. FC Union Berlin v 1. FC Heidenheim (20:45 / Sky)
DFB Cup matches in the live ticker
For those who cannot follow the matches live in the stadium or on TV, the Berliner Morgenpost offers comprehensive information on the DFB cup with dates, stats and live tickers for all games. Don’t miss a goal from your favorite team here:
>>> Click here for the live tickers of the 2nd round of the DFB Cup
The DFB-Pokal 2022/2023 program at a glance:
- 1st main round: 29 July / 1 August 2022 and 30./31. August 2022
- 2nd main round: 18./19. October 2022
- Round of 16: 31 January / 2 January February and 7/8. February 2023
- Quarter finals: 4./5. April 2023
- Semi-finals: 2./3. May 2023
- The final: 3. June 2023
All 2nd round cup matches at a glance:
Bundesliga vs Bundesliga
FC Augsburg versus FC Bayern Munich
TSG Hoffenheim versus FC Schalke 04
Bundesliga vs Bundesliga 2:
Darmstadt 98 against Borussia Moenchengladbach
SC Paderborn versus Werder Bremen
VfB Stuttgart against Arminia Bielefeld
RB Leipzig versus Hamburger SV
1. FC Union Berlin versus 1. FC Heidenheim
SC Freiburg versus FC St. Pauli
Hannover 96 against Borussia Dortmund
Eintracht Braunschweig against VfL Wolfsburg
2nd Bundesliga vs 2nd Bundesliga:
SV Sandhausen vs Karlsruher SC
Jahn Regensburg versus Fortuna Dusseldorf
Bundesliga vs 3rd division:
SV Elversberg against VfL Bochum
Bundesliga vs Regionalliga:
VfB Lübeck versus 1. FSV Mainz 05
Stuttgart footballers against Eintracht Frankfurt
2nd Bundesliga vs 3rd League:
Waldhof Mannheim gegen 1. FC Nuremberg