Germany has one of the world’s most storied soccer traditions, with fans travelling to the country’s capital, Berlin, for the biggest sporting event in the world.
But the country is in a state of flux, with the Bundesliga, Bundesliga2 and Eredivisie all struggling in the wake of a brutal winter, with Bundesliga fans feeling abandoned by the league they once supported.
With the Bundesliga’s season set to begin on Sunday, here’s a look at what fans can expect from this year’s games.
The Bundesliga’s first-ever title game takes place on Saturday, Dec. 2.
The league has announced a date and location for its season opener, and will also feature a two-game home stand between the two teams.
Here’s the full schedule for the upcoming Bundesliga season.
The league’s home and away fixtures will be announced in early 2019.