DFB Pokal 2021-2022 - Football
Date : August 2021 - May 2022
Watch Free : ARD [Germany]
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DFB Pokal 2021-2022 is the 79th season of the annual German Football Cup tournament. There are a total of 64 teams will take part in the competitions. 2021-2022 DFB Pokal will be held on August 2021 to May 2022, in Olympiastadion in Berlin, Germany, which has hosted final since, 1985. DFB Pokal is considered the second most important club in German football after Bundesliga Championship.
The winner of the DFB-Pokal earns automatic qualification for the group stage of the 2022–23 edition of the UEFA Europa League. If they have already qualified for the UEFA Champions League through position in the Bundesliga, then the spot will go to the team in sixth, and the league’s UEFA Europa Conference League play-off round spot will go to the team in seventh. The winner also will host the 2022 edition of the DFL-Supercup at the start of the next season, and will face the champion of the 2021–22 Bundesliga.
Which groups take part within the DFB Cup?
64 groups will compete within the DFB Cup in 2021/22:
The 36 groups of the first and 2nd Bundesliga from final season
The 4 greatest positioned groups of the third division from the earlier season: Dynamo Dresden, Hansa Rostock, FC Ingolstadt, 1860 Munich
The 21 nationwide cup winners
One consultant from every of the three regional associations with the best variety of members (Bavaria, Decrease Saxony and North Rhine-Westphalia)
1. FC Köln
1. FC Heidenheim
1. FC Nürnberg
FC St. Pauli
Representatives of the regional associations
Türkgücü München (CW)
SpVgg Bayreuth (LC)
BFC Dynamo[note 4]
Lower Saxony[note 5]
SV Meppen (3L/RL)
VfL Oldenburg (Am.)[note 6]
Greifswalder FC[note 7]
Rot-Weiß Koblenz[note 8]
1. FC Magdeburg[note 9]
FC 08 Villingen
1. FC Kaiserslautern[note 10]
Carl Zeiss Jena
Sportfreunde Lotte (CW)[note 12]
Preußen Münster (RL)
DFB Pokal 2021-2022 Schedule
4 July 2021, 18:30
6–9 August 2021
29 August 2021, 18:30
26–27 October 2021
Round of 16
31 October 2021
18–19 January 2022
23 January 2022
1–2 March 2022
6 March 2022
19–20 April 2022
21 May 2022 at Olympiastadion, Berlin
Watch the 2021-22 DFB-Pokal live online
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Where to watch DFB-Pokal Free ?
ARD (Live stream DFB-Pokal free)
ARD will broadcast nine DFB-Pokal matches per season (including the semifinals and the final) live and for free. This stream is in German.
You can tune in to the DFB-Pokal live on ESPN 2. You can watch the ESPN stream using a variety of free trials on fuboTV, Sling TV Orange, YouTube TV, and Hulu + Live TV. (DirecTV Now does not offer a free trial).
Catch up with the action and the best goals from every game on the official Bundesliga YouTube channel and the official German Football YouTube channel. The latter also provides live coverage of select DFB-Pokal games.