Five matches at the traditional kick-off time and two big games under the floodlights: the schedule for Matchdays 7 to 13 have thrown up some attractive games for TSG Hoffenheim. As announced by the German Football League (DFL) on Thursday, the derby away to VfB Stuttgart will kick off at 15:30 CET on a Saturday. The two following home games, against Cologne and Hertha Berlin, will be atmospheric evening affairs. In addition to the derby and the two Friday-night matches, the DFL also announced the schedule for four other fixtures: TSG's matches away to Bayern, Bochum and Greuther Fürth will get underway at 15:30 CET on Saturday, as will the home game against RB Leipzig.
As usual, tsg-hoffenheim.de will report on all fixtures with a Liveticker.
The fixtures at a glance:
Matchday 7: Saturday, 2 October, 15:30 CET: VfB Stuttgart – TSG
Matchday 8: Friday, 15 October, 20:30 CET: TSG - 1. FC Cologne
Matchday 9: Saturday, 23 October, 15:30 CET: FC Bayern Munich– TSG
Matchday 10: Friday, 29 October, 20:30 CET: TSG - Hertha BSC
Matchday 11: Saturday, 6 November, 15:30 CET: VfL Bochum - TSG
Matchday 12: Saturday, 20 November, 15:30 CET: TSG - RB Leipzig
Matchday 13: Saturday, 27 November, 15:30 CET: SpVgg Greuther Fürth - TSG