Four days before Christmas Eve starts for that
the real season in the northern season, which was divided into two parts this season
German ice hockey league
(DEL). On Sunday, December 20th, they start with a home game against the Krefeld Penguins. Three days earlier, the Cologne versus Düsseldorf derby opens the 2020/21 season, in which up to and including March 19, only the 24 games within each regional season will be played. The 14 interconference games against the teams in the parallel relay will follow, but have not yet been scheduled.