Bundesliga 1
FIFA Region
UEFA
Season
2020-2021
Location
Germany
Abbreviation
GER1

Summary

The Fußball-Bundesliga (GER1), or Bundesliga, is the top league in the German football league system. At the end of the 2020-2021 season, the GER1 teams listed below qualify for the following 2021-2022 non-league play:

  • 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League - Group Stage:
    • 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place 2020-2021 GER1 teams
  • 2021-2022 UEFA Europa League - Group Stage:
    • 5th place 2020-2021 GER1 team
  • 2021-2022 UEFA Europa Conference League - Playoff Round:
    • 6th place 2020-2021 GER1 team

The winner of the 2020-2021 DFB-Pokal (DFB Cup), typically a GER1 team, also receives a berth in the Group Stage of the 2021-2022 UEFA Europa League.

Leagues Pyramid - Germany

Abbrev League # of Teams
GER1 Bundesliga 18
GER2 2. Bundesliga 18
GER3 3. Fußball-Liga (3.Liga) 20
GER4A Regionalliga Nord 22
GER4B Regionalliga Nordost 20
GER4C Regionalliga West 18
GER4D Regionalliga Südwest 19
GER4E Regionalliga Bayern 18

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

18 Sep 2020 - 22 May 2021  18: GER1 (15 minimum), GER2 (3 maximum)

Season Format

Each GER1 team plays Home-Away matches with the other 17 GER1 teams for a total of 34 league matches. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) goal difference, (2) goals scored, (3) head-to-head points, (4) head-to-head goal difference, (5) head-to-head away goals scored, (6) away goals scored, then (7) a playoff.

Playoffs

Not applicable.

Relegation

At the end of the 2020-2021 GER1 season, the 17th and 18th place GER1 teams will be relegated directly to the GER2, and the 16th place GER1 team plays Home-Away highest aggregate score win playoff against the 3rd place GER2 team. The playoff winner and the 1st and 2nd place GER2 teams play in the 2021-2022 GER1. The playoff loser plays in the 2021-2022 GER2.


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 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1FC Bayern München 3122 -5-471-8640461511 -4-0375319341611 -1-434332112
2RB Leipzig 3119 -7-564-5525301611 -3-236271116158 -4-328281414
3Vfl Wolfsburg 3116 -9-657-543222159 -4-231271314167 -5-42627198
4Eintracht Frankfurt 3115 -11-556-624715159 -6-033331815166 -5-52329290
5Borussia Dortmund 3117 -4-1055-664224159 -2-429341717168 -2-62632257
6Bayer 04 Leverkusen 3114 -8-950-513516168 -4-428332112156 -4-52218144
7Borussia M'gladbach 3112 -10-946-594613168 -4-428311714154 -6-5182829-1
81. FC Union Berlin 3111 -13-746-47389167 -8-129301713154 -5-6171721-4
9SC Freiburg 3111 -8-1241-4546-1167 -5-426312110154 -3-8151425-11
10Vfb Stuttgart 3110 -9-1239-52511154 -6-51825232166 -3-7212728-1
111899 Hoffenheim 319 -9-1336-4550-5156 -3-62126215163 -6-7151929-10
12FSV Mainz 05 319 -8-1435-3450-16164 -4-8161523-8155 -4-6191927-8
13FC Augsburg 319 -6-1633-3147-16165 -4-7191925-6154 -2-9141222-10
14Hertha Berlin 307 -9-1430-3849-11155 -3-7182126-5152 -6-7121723-6
15SV Werder Bremen 317 -9-1530-3451-17153 -4-8131424-10164 -5-7172027-7
16DSC Arminia Bielefeld 318 -6-1730-2351-28166 -1-9191222-10152 -5-8111129-18
17FC Köln 317 -8-1629-3256-24152 -5-8111827-9165 -3-8181429-15
18FC Schalke 04 302 -7-2113-1876-58152 -3-109929-20150 -4-114947-38
UEFACL
UEFAEL
UEFAECL
Relegation Playoff
Relegation

Fixtures

Fri - 7 May 2021
 Vfb Stuttgart 0 3' 0 FC AugsburgMercedes-Benz-Arena
Sat - 8 May 2021
 Borussia Dortmund   RB LeipzigSignal Iduna Park
 Vfl Wolfsburg   1. FC Union BerlinVolkswagen Arena
 SV Werder Bremen   Bayer 04 Leverkusenwohninvest WESERSTADION
Sun - 9 May 2021
 FC Köln   SC FreiburgRheinEnergieStadion
 Eintracht Frankfurt   FSV Mainz 05Deutsche Bank Park
 Hertha Berlin   DSC Arminia BielefeldOlympiastadion (Berlin)
Wed - 12 May 2021
 FC Schalke 04   Hertha BerlinVeltins Arena
Sat - 15 May 2021
 RB Leipzig   Vfl WolfsburgRed Bull Arena (Leipzig)
 Borussia M'gladbach   Vfb StuttgartBorussia-Park Stadion
 SC Freiburg   FC Bayern MünchenSchwarzwald-Stadion
 Hertha Berlin   FC KölnOlympiastadion (Berlin)
Sat - 22 May 2021

Results

Thu - 6 May 2021
 Hertha Berlin 30 SC FreiburgOlympiastadion (Berlin)
Mon - 3 May 2021
Sun - 25 Apr 2021
 RB Leipzig 20 Vfb StuttgartRed Bull Arena (Leipzig)
Sat - 24 Apr 2021
 1. FC Union Berlin 31 SV Werder BremenStadion An der Alten Försterei
 SC Freiburg 11 1899 HoffenheimSchwarzwald-Stadion
 Vfl Wolfsburg 02 Borussia DortmundVolkswagen Arena
Fri - 23 Apr 2021
 FC Augsburg 23 FC KölnWWK Arena
Wed - 21 Apr 2021
 Vfb Stuttgart 13 Vfl WolfsburgMercedes-Benz-Arena
 SV Werder Bremen 01 FSV Mainz 05wohninvest WESERSTADION
Tue - 20 Apr 2021
 Eintracht Frankfurt 20 FC AugsburgDeutsche Bank Park
 FC Köln 21 RB LeipzigRheinEnergieStadion
Sun - 18 Apr 2021
Sat - 17 Apr 2021