DFB-Pokal semi-final date moved

RB Leipzig will face the winner of Jahn Regensburg against Werder Bremen in the semi-final of the DFB-Pokal | Match to be played on 30th April at 20:30 CEST | Markus Krösche reacts to the draw

In the semi-final of the DFB-Pokal, RB Leipzig will play against the winner of the remaining quarterfinal tie between SSV Jahn Regensburg and Werder Bremen. 

The tie between RB Leipzig's two potential opponents will take place on Wednesday, 7th April (18:30 CEST kick-off).

Semi-final schedule

Update: Our semi-final against the winner of Jahn Regensburg/Werder Bremen has been moved forward by the DFB. The two semi-finals will be played on 30th April and 1st May. The final in Berlin will be held on 13th May 2021.

  • Friday, 30th April at 20:30 CEST
    SSV Jahn Regensburg/Werder Bremen vs. RB Leipzig
  • Saturday, 1st May at 20:30 CEST
    Borussia Dortmund vs. Holstein Kiel 


Our sporting director on the competition: "Our team have the desire to achieve something big in the cup this year."

Markus Krösche
Sporting director, RB Leipzig

  • Our aim is clear: We want to reach the final! Regensburg and Bremen are both good teams who will try to make our life extremely difficult with the home advantage. But we need to do everything we can to win the game. Our team has the desire to achieve something big in the cup this year.
Hee-chan Hwang seems to like the DFB-Pokal. In the 2-0 win against Wolfsburg, he scored second goal in three DFB-Pokal games.

This is Leipzig!

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