Fixtures against Eichstätt, Sandhausen, Budweis and Al Duhail
The first friendly of FC Augsburg’s pre-season is scheduled for Tuesday 28th June (19:00 CEST kick off) when head coach Enrico Maassen's team will face fifth-tier side TSV Schwaben Augsburg at the Rosenaustadion. Fans can buy tickets at the ground on the day of the match for €10. Each ticket costs the same and there are no different prices for child or concessions. Infants sitting on their parents' lap are admitted free of charge.
The club have more friendlies in store as part of their pre-season schedule. The team will play VfB Eichstätt at the Stauferpark Stadium in Donauwörth on Friday 1st July (18:00 CEST), a week before taking on second-division team SV Sandhausen in Zusmarshausen on Friday 8th July. Two more games will be played during the team’s training camp in Scheffau, Austria (10th – 18th July). After facing Czech side Dynamo Budweis in Kössen on Wednesday 13th July, a fixture against Al Duhail SC (Doha) is scheduled for Sunday 17th July in Wattens.
At the end of pre-season, FCA fans are invited to attend the club’s “Tag der Vielfalt” (Diversity Day) at the WWK ARENA. The final friendly ahead of the start of competitive fixtures will take place on the day, with a match against French top flight side FC Stade Rennes on the programme (Saturday 23rd July, 15:30 CEST). As in previous years, admission is free for season ticket holders. Further information on advance ticket sales for the upcoming friendlies and “Tag der Vielfalt” will be announced shortly.