Pre-season training starts on June 26th
Hannover 96 will begin their preparation for the 2014/15 Bundesliga season on June 26th. Tayfun Korkut's side will then head to their training camp in Bad Radkersburg at the end of July.
Pre-season training starts at end of June
96-manager Tayfun Korkut will begin pre-season training for the 2014/15 Bundesliga campaign on Thursday, June 26th 2014. The first training session will take place in the morning at 10:00 CEST. Hannover 96 will then attend a training camp in Bad Radkersburg/Steiermark as preparation for the new season and will stay at “Romantik-Hotel im Park” during their time there. 96 also stayed in Bad Radkersburg during their pre-season training in summer 2010 and 2011.
Several friendly matches during pre-season
There are several friendly matches planned during the course of pre-season, namely against Dutch champions Ajax (Saturday, July 19th 2014 in Minden) and against current Dutch Cup holders PEC Zwolle (Saturday, July 26th at 19:00 CEST in Sehnde/OT Ilten). Hannover 96 will also play several more friendly matches at an Austrian training camp but the opponents are yet to be conformed.
Season opener against international opponents
The official start of the season is planned for Saturday, August 9th or Sunday, August 10th 2014 with a friendly match against an international opponent.
First competitive game in mid-August
The first competitive match will take place a week later (between August 15th and 18th 2014) in the first round of the DFB Cup, before the 2014/15 Bundesliga season begins on August 22nd 2014.