Due to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, the winter break for FC Bayern Munich is a little longer. The Bundesliga year 2022 is over. The focus is on the back series. Ask yourself how FC Bayern is preparing, which dates, friendlies and training camps are on the schedule for the winter break SPOX before.
Bayern coach Julian Nagelsmann can look forward to the second half of the 2022/23 season with confidence. In the Bundesliga, FCB is in first place and in the Champions League everything has been running like clockwork so far. But Paris Saint-Germain is waiting there in the round of 16.
With the world stars Lionel Messi, Kylian Mbappe and Neymar, the French have what is probably the most dangerous storm in Europe. In order to survive against PSG and also to play for the titles in the other two competitions, the Bundesliga and the DFB Cup, good preparation is an important prerequisite.
FC Bayern Munich, the timetable during the winter break: start of training
Many Bayern stars are still busy with their nations at the World Cup in Qatar. All those who stayed at home can catch their breath until December 10th before the official start of training. Among them are Marcel Sabitzer, who did not qualify for the World Cup with Austria, Sven Ulreich, Mathys Tel, Paul Wanner and Bouna Sarr.
With the start of the new calendar year, the FC Bayern pros will start on the training ground on January 3rd. Performance diagnostics and other medical tests are on the tableau. How it goes with many a world championship driver is decided individually. With 17 World Cup drivers, FC Bayern had more players than any other at the World Cup in Qatar.
FC Bayern Munich, the schedule during the winter break: training camp
FC Bayern set off for the training camp on January 6th. Destination: Doha, Qatar. The World Cup final is taking place there just two weeks before FCB sets up its training camp in the desert state. This is particularly controversial for many club members.
FC Bayern Munich, the timetable during the winter break: friendlies
FC Bayern is testing against Austrian champions RB Salzburg in the first game of the year after returning from Qatar. The test match will not take place in the Allianz Arena, but will be played on the FC Bayern Campus. Further test games are not planned so far.
On January 20th, things will get serious for FC Bayern in the Bundesliga. At the start of the competitive game in 2023, Bayern will meet RB Leipzig away. At 8.30 p.m. the Bundesliga rear series will start with a first round game.
FC Bayern Munich: dates, friendlies, training camps – the most important information in a nutshell
training start: January 3
Training camp in Doha: January 6 – January 12
Test match against RB Salzburg: 13th January
Bundesliga opener against RB Leipzig: January 20th