The relegation to the Bundesliga will take place in 2020 today, on July 2nd and 6th. Werder Bremen miraculously made it out of the 1st division. They won on the last match day 6: 1 against Cologne, at the same time Düsseldorf lost to Union Berlin (0: 3). Werder must now play against Heidenheim. Although they lost 0-3 in Bielefeld, they did HSV in 4th place not made it past them.
You can watch the game tonight live on TV at DAZN (advertisement) and Amazon Prime. You can of course also watch the relegation games in the live ticker at BILD.de! The whistle starts at 8.30 p.m.
The relegation to the 2nd league takes place between the 16th of the 2nd league and the 3rd of the 3rd league. Actually. Since leaders Bayern II are not allowed to rise, this season the fourth is allowed to relegate. Means: Braunschweig and Duisburg would rise according to the current status, Würzburg is tied with Duisburg and should be in the relegation. But Rostock (55 points) and Ingolstadt (54 points) still have chances. The games are on July 7th and 11th, which will be kicked off at 6.15pm. ZDF and DAZN show the games live on TV.
The relegation was reintroduced after a long break in 2009. The third worst in the upper league plays against the third best team in the lower league in direct comparison.
The previous relegation winners
2009 1. FC Nuremberg – Energie Cottbus
2010 FC Augsburg – 1. FC Nuremberg
2011 VfL Bochum – Borussia Monchengladbach
2012 Fortuna Dusseldorf – Hertha BSC
2013 1. FC Kaiserslautern – TSG 1899 Hoffenheim
2014 SpVgg Greuther Fürth – Hamburger SV
2015 Karlsruher SC – Hamburger SV
2016 1.FC Nuremberg – Eintracht Frankfurt
2017 Eintracht Braunschweig – VfL Wolfsburg
2018 Holstein Kiel – VfL Wolfsburg
2019 Union berlin – VfB Stuttgart