Rangers Friendly Confirmed at Ibrox


BVB have announced a friendly to replace the Wigan Athletic match that fell foul of the Europa League scheduling, as reported yesterday. Dortmund will play Rangers at Ibrox on Monday 29 July, the fourth and final match of the club’s pre-season UK tour.

The two clubs last met each other in the third round of the 2000 UEFA Cup, with Dortmund progressing on penalties after the two legs finished 3-3 on aggregate.

Pre-season schedule is as follows, senior fixtures highlighted:

06 Jul: Sportfreunde Lotte v. BVB
07 Jul: Dortmund II v. FC København Reserves
10 Jul: Rot-Weiß Oberhausen v. BVB
14 Jul: Accrington Stanley v. Dortmund II
16 Jul: Doncaster Rovers v. BVB
20 Jul: Newcastle United v. BVB
20 Jul: Energie Cottbus U19s v. Dortmund U19s
21 Jul: Chelsea Reserves v. Dortmund II
24 Jul: Eastleigh v. BVB
27 Jul: FSV Mainz U19s v. Dortmund U19s
28 Jul: Tottenham Hotspur Reserves v. Dortmund II
29 Jul: Rangers v. BVB
03 Aug: Eintracht Rheine v. BVB
03 Aug: Greuther Fürth U19s v. Dortmund U19s
04 Aug: Dortmund II v. AS Monaco Reserves
10 Aug: BVB v. Juventus
11 Aug: Dortmund II v. Olympique Lyonnais Reserves