The Bundesliga Hinrunde is slowly coming to an end, and with that the DFL have announced the timings for the first few matchdays of the Rückrunde. Hertha BSC will play on the last available slot on the first game of the Rückrunde against Bayern Munich. The showdown with Germany’s record champions will take place on 19th January 2020 with kick-off in the Olympiastadion on Sunday at 15:30 CET. On 25th January 2020, coach Ante Covic's side will have to play against VfL Wolfsburg at 3:30 pm on Saturday.
A home game double header will follow. Then the ‘Old Lady’ will play host to Schalke 04 under the floodlights on Friday 31st January (20:30 CET). On February 8th, Mainz 05 will come to the capital on Matchday 21. In between, the Hertha must also travel to Gelsenkirchen to play Schalke in the DFB-Pokal for a place in the quarter-finals (04/02/20, 20:45 CET).