Guide to Football in Berlin - Hertha BSC games and tickets
Berlin Football and Hertha BSC
Football is by far one of the most popular sports in Berlin and the German soccer league, the Bundesliga, is one the most competitive football circuits in the world. Berlin hosts football matches throughout the year, although most of the main games are held during the cold seasons.
These Bundesliga teams are considered to be among the best in Europe, and many Bundesliga players have their home in Berlin. When matches between the top Bundesliga teams are hosted in Berlin, the city comes alive with sportive festivity.
Although football is played throughout the city of Berlin, most of the notable football games are played in the city’s Olympic stadium. Tickets are easy to come by and visitors to the city should not face any problems in purchasing them. However, it is advisable that you make your bookings and ticket purchases in advance should Bayern Munich come to Berlin for a match.
The main team in Berlin is Hertha BSC. Berliner’s are supportive of Hertha, especially when they go up against their long time rivals Bayern Munich. Matches usually start at 8 pm on Fridays, 3:30 pm on Saturdays and 6 pm on Sundays.
Seating arrangements will not be an issue as all the seats in the stadium have been designed to offer a good view of the playing field. It is recommended that spectators wear warm clothes during matches as many football games in the Olympic stadium are often played in cold weather.
Stadium: Olympic Stadium, Berlin.
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