DFB Pokal 22/23 round of 16 fixtures
The games will take place on 31 January, 1-2 & 7-8 February
The round of 16 of the DFB-Pokal 22/23 has been officially revealed: VfL Bochum meet Borussia Dortmund; Bayern Munich have to go to Mainz. This was the result of the draw, which was revealed today.
The holders, RB Liepzig will host Hoffenheim in a tough encounter.
Bundesliga’s leader, Union Berlin, welcome VfL Wolfsburg to Stadion An der Alten Försterei. 1.FC Nürnberg will meet Fortuna Düsseldorf, this means that at least one of the five remaining second division teams (SV Sandhausen, SC Paderborn, Darmstadt 98, 1. FC Nürnberg and Fortuna Düsseldorf) will move into the round of the last eight.
Bochum, Mainz were unlucky as they are facing a possible contender for the German cup in Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich
Dates: Round of 16 split into four days
The DFB has changed the structure of the DFB Cup dates for the 2022/23 season. The eight games in the round of 16 will be played on four different days (31 January, 1-2 & 7-8 February) in two different weeks after the World Cup.
The round of 16 fixtures