The Bundesliga matches will begin on May 16, said Christian Falk, head of the Bild football division.
“New solution: there will be no games on Friday (May 15). The Bundesliga begins on Saturday, May 16th, ”Falk tweeted.
The information was later confirmed by Bundesliga CEO Christian Seifert at a press conference.
Both the first and second Bundesliga will be resumed from the 26th round. It is planned that the last round of the Bundesliga will be played on June 27.
Games of the 26th round will be held May 16-18. On Saturday, matches will be played Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke, RB Leipzig vs Freiburg, Hoffenheim vs Hertha, Fortuna Dusseldorf vs Paderborn, Augsburg vs Wolfsburg, Eintracht vs Borussia Mönchengladbach.
On Sunday, the games Cologne vs Mainz and Union vsBavaria will take place. On Monday, Werder Bremen will receive Bayer.
The Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 season will resume from May 16th. In both leagues, the season will continue with the 26th matchday. The other matchdays will follow in the order originally scheduled.
— Bundesliga English (@Bundesliga_EN) May 7, 2020
The Bundesliga also announced that the second series of coronavirus tests had been completed before training. After 1695 analyzes, two cases of infection were detected.