• RIGHTS

    Full global rights between 2019/20 – 2021/22,  all media types.

  • PRODUCTION

    All matches produced in HD 16/9 available via satellite.  26-min HL programme available after each round, short highlights (3-min) for every match and near live clips available to broadcast partners.

  • MATCHES

    25 matches per season  
    with English commentary and international graphics.

  • ARCHIVE

    Full archive available through Infront. 

DFB

POKAL

  • The competition begins with 64 clubs, playing across 6 rounds between August and May each year

  • Knock-out competition featuring all Bundesliga 1 and 2 clubs, top 4 teams from Bundesliga 3 and the rest assigned to qualified teams from lower divisions

  • Total of 63 games over 13 separate days

  • The top teams are seeded in the first two rounds

  • No replays, therefore extra time and penalties

  • Final played on Saturday in the Olympic Stadium, Berlin

  • The winner qualifies for the UEFA Europa League

SCHEDULING

Want to find all the information regarding the Scheduling and/or Competition Format?  Click on the link below and download the official document:

1ST ROUND

9 - 12 August 2019 (multiple KOs)

2nd ROUND

29 - 30 October 2019 (multiple KOs)

ROUND OF 16

4 - 5 February 2020 (18:30 + 20:45)

1/4 FINALS

3 - 4 March 2020 (18:30 + 20:45)

SEMI-FINALS

21 -22 April 2020 (20:45)

FINAL

Saturday 23 May 2020 (20:00)

BWF MAJOR EVENTS

& HSBC BWF WORLD TOUR

MEDIA RIGHTS CONTACT:

  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • YouTube
  • Black LinkedIn Icon

© 2020 Infront Sports & Media AG. All Rights Reserved.