The DFL have announced the exact fixture dates and times for the first six matchdays of the 17/18 Bundesliga season. FC Augsburg will be in action on five Saturdays, and once on a Tuesday.
FCA start the new season on Saturday, 19th August (15:30 CEST) away from home against Hamburger SV for their seventh Bundesliga season in a row. Baum’s side will then take on Borussia Mönchengladbach (H), 1. FC Köln (H), Eintracht Frankfurt (A) as well as VfB Stuttgart (A), all of whom they will face at the same time. The only exception is on matchday five, when the Fuggerstädter play host to RB Leipzig at the WWK ARENA on Tuesday, 19th September (20:30 CEST).