DFB Cup, draw for the quarterfinals: Leipzig must ran away

Second division FC St. Pauli meets in the DFB Cup after its eighth-final coup against the previous year’s winner Borussia Dortmund on the Bundesliga club Union Berlin. The duel of the two traditional cult associations in the capital showed the draw of the quarterfinals (1st and March 2nd) on Sunday evening within the framework of the _ard_sportschau.

Vizemeister RB Leipzig has to compete as a new pot favorite at the second division Hannover 96. Leipzig’s LigaraVale VfL Bochum receives the SC Freiburg to the only first league duel of the quarterfinal. Through the second division comparison of the former cup winners Hamburger SV and Karlsruher SC, the semi-final participation of at least one subclassed team is already safe.

In the round of the best eight are only for the second time in the history of the Cup Competition since the introduction of the Bundesliga four second divisions. For the first time, half of all eight quarter final participants had come from the lower house in 2004. At that time, second division Alemannia Aachen also reached the final in Berlin. As the last second league club today, today’s third division MSV Duisburg had reached the cup final in 2011.

In this year’s quarterfinals, the trophy winners of the past 29 years are missing. Even before Cupdidiger Dortmund, record winner Bayern Munich had failed in the second round.

After the quarter-finals, the two leakage belts are scheduled for the 19th and 20th of April. The finale in Berlin’s Olympic Stadium will take place on 21 May.

DFB Cup: Draw for the quarterfinals – the encounters in the overview

Home Abroad
Union Berlin FC St. Pauli
HSV Karlsruher SC
Hannover 96 RB Leipzig
VfL Bochum Sc freiburg

DFB Cup: Draw for the quarterfinals in the Liveticker for reading

Union vs. St. Pauli

The first and only previous meetings of Union and St. Pauli in the trophy is also long ago. In the first round 94/95, the Hamburgers won 3: 2 on the old Försterei. Incidentally, as has been since today, the Berliners will then have to compete without a player who has already played for both clubs. Max Kruses change to Wolfsburg was known today.


Four times the 96s met for the Saxons so far. And four times the Lower Saxony went from the square as a loser. So now it comes to the most important duel of these two teams so far.

Bochum vs. Freiburg

Incidentally, the only pure Bundesliga encounter existed in the Cup. And that too is already a while. Both teams met in 2004 in the 2nd round in the trophy. At that time the SC home right. And won 3: 2 after extension.


With the encounter of Hamburger SV vs. Karlsruhe we have an encounter that it already existed five times, once even in the final, that was still in Bundesliga times: 1955/56.

4. Pairing

Then just wonders who at Bochum against Freiburg home right… Bochum! And with the last draw, it is clear that the balls were equipped correctly. It really has become the SC Freiburg.

3. Pairing

Gladbachbewänter Hannover 96 has home right. And it waits the next heavy chunk with RB Leipzig.

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2. Pairing

And the next Hamburg team, HSV has home right. And with the opponent, it is also clear that at least one secondary team will reach the next round: it is the Karlsruhe SC.

Here we go

Union is considered the first team. And it goes against FC St. Pauli.

Start: The draw starts.


After a brief review of the secondary findings, it can hopefully even start.

Tor of the year

Gerrit Holtmann from VfL Bochum has been enforced with the choice to the gate of the year. The Bochumer succeeded in the 1-0 win against FSV Mainz 05 a fantastic solo. After winning the choice of the gate of the month of August, Holtmann wins the choice to the gate of the year.

* Before starting: * Hello and welcome to the Liveticker of the draw of the DFB Cup quarter-final.

DFB Cup: Draw for the quarterfinals today in the Liveticker – the further schedule in the competition

  • Quarterfinals: 1. and 2 March 2022
  • Semifinals: 19. and April 20 2022
  • FINALE: 21. May 2022

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DFB Cup: Draw for the quarterfinals today in the Liveticker – The quarter-finalists at a glance

Team league
VfL Bochum 1. Bundesliga
RB Leipzig 1. Bundesliga
SC Freiburg 1. Bundesliga
1. FC Union Berlin 1. Bundesliga
Karlsruher SC 2. Bundesliga
Hamburger SV 2. Bundesliga
FC St. Pauli 2. Bundesliga
Hannover 96 2. Bundesliga