FC Augsburg will play another friendly as a part of their pre-season preperations. Coach Martin Schmidt’s side face Galatasaray, ahead of a test against Villareal a day later.
The game against the Turkish top-division side will take place on Thursday, 25th July in the Tivoli-Stadion in Innsbruck, kicking off at 19:00 CEST. One day later on Friday 26th, FCA face La Liga team Villarreal CF in the Stadion in Schwaz at 18:00 CEST.
As previously announced, FCA will also play Italian first-division side Bologna FC on the club’s family day on Saturday, 3rd August (KO 15:30 CEST) in the WWK-ARENA. Bologna is the former club of FCA legend Helmut Haller.
The first competitive fixture of the season takes place on Saturday 10th August in the DFB-Pokal, kicking off at 15:30 CEST. Fourth-division side SC Verl are Augsburg’s opponents. The Bundesliga season starts a week later on Saturday 17th August (KO 15:30 CEST) against Borussia Dortmund. FCA’s first home game is against newly-promoted side Union Berlin on Saturday, 24th August. Kick-off in the WWK-ARENA is 15:30 CEST.