BVB Pre-Season Tour and Friendly Schedule


Dortmund have confirmed that they will play nine matches ahead of the new season, including a three-game tour of North America, before heading to England.

The full squad, save for the eight players who will be competing at the FIFA World Cup, will play three matches during a week-long trip to the States. The club will play amateur side Real San JoseVancouver Whitecaps (U23), and NASL side Fort Lauderdale Strikers.

Following the World Cup Final, BVB head for a trio of matches games in England away to Hull CitySouthampton, and Everton over a seven-day period

The club then compete in the DFL-Supercup against Fortuna Düsseldorf on 26 June. Gray Surman’s former club Wigan Athletic will visit on 09 August, with PSV Eindhoven heading to Signal Iduna Park on 12 August to complete the club’s pre-season preparations.

The German national season is scheduled to begin on 16 August with the DFB-Pokal First Round, and the defence of the Bundesliga commencing a week later. The UEFA Super Cup against Arsenal will take place at the end of August.

JUNE 2014 
26 Real San Jose              A         US Tour
29 Vancouver Whitecaps U23    A         US Tour
JULY 2014
02 Fort Lauderdale Strikers   A         US Tour
13 FIFA World Cup Final       -          
15 Hull City                  A         UK Tour
19 Southampton                A         UK Tour
22 Everton                    A         UK Tour
26 Fortuna Düsseldorf         N        Supercup
09 Wigan Athletic             H        Friendly
12 PSV Eindhoven              H        Friendly
16 DFB-Pokal First Round      -
23 Bundesliga Opening Day     -
29 Arsenal                    N        UEFASCup