The draw for the 2018/19 German Women’s Cup (DFB-Pokal der Frauen) 1st Round took place at the German FA (DFB) headquarters in Frankfurt yesterday. The draw was conducted by former Germany Women’s international Renate Lingor at the sidelines of a manager meeting of the Women’s Bundesliga 2.
A total of 50 teams will be participating in the 2018/19 German Women’s Cup. All twelve teams who were part of the recently concluded 2017/18 Women’s Bundesliga 1 (Allianz Frauen-Bundesliga) season, as well as newly promoted clubs Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Borussia Mönchengladbach have been handed a first-round bye.
The remaining 36 teams were divided into two draw pots based on their regionality. Pot 1 featured all teams from North Germany, while Pot 2 featured all teams based in South Germany.
The 1st Round matches will be played on August 11 and 12. The 2nd Round has been scheduled for September 8/9 and it will feature the 14 top teams, including defending champions VfL Wolfsburg, who received a first-round bye.
DFB-Pokal der Frauen – 1st Round Fixtures
North Zone Group
Herforder SV – FC Viktoria 1889 Berlin
SV Henstedt-Ulzburg – 1. FFC Fortuna Dresden
Borussia Bocholt – SV Meppen
DJK VfL Billerbeck – FSV Gütersloh 2009
TuS Schwachhausen – BV Cloppenburg
1. FC Neubrandenburg – FSV Babelsberg 74
Holstein Kiel – TSV Jahn Calden
TV Jahn Delmenhorst – Bramfelder SV
Hannover 96 – BW Hohen Neuendorf
Magdeburger FFC – DSC Arminia Bielefeld
South Zone Group
SG 99 Andernach – 1. FC Saarbrücken
VfL Sindelfingen Ladies – SV Alberweiler
TuS Wörrstadt – SV 67 Weinberg
TSV Schott Mainz – FC Forstern
1. FFC Niederkirchen – SV Holzbach
Karlsruher SC – Hegauer FV
1. FC Riegelsberg – FSV Hessen Wetzlar
1. FFV Erfurt -Vorwärts Spoho Köln