Too close: League games from Leipzig and Dortmund rescheduled due to cup finals

The two soccer cup finalists RB Leipzig and Borussia Dortmund will not play on the 33rd Bundesliga matchday as usual on Saturday, but only on Sunday.

Leipzig / Dortmund – The two soccer cup finalists RB Leipzig and Borussia Dortmund will not play on the 33rd Bundesliga matchday as usual on Saturday, but only on Sunday.

The cup final between RB Leipzig and Borussia Dortmund will take place on May 13th.  (Archive image)

The cup final between RB Leipzig and Borussia Dortmund will take place on May 13th. (Archive image) © Picture Point / Roger Petzsche

The German Football League (DFL) informed about these two new appointments on Monday.

Leipzig and Dortmund will play the DFB Cup final in Berlin on Thursday (Ascension Day).

On Sunday (6 p.m. / Sky), BVB will then visit 1. FSV Mainz 05, before RB Leipzig receives VfL Wolfsburg in the evening (8.30 p.m. / Sky).

Everything under one roof?  RB Leipzig will probably grab European champion Nmecha!
RB Leipzig
Everything under one roof? RB Leipzig will probably grab European champion Nmecha!

There was also a rescheduling in the 2nd Bundesliga: The game between Holstein Kiel and Jahn Regensburg, which should actually have taken place on matchday 28, will take place on May 13th (3:30 p.m.).

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