Friday August 14th, 2015

FC Bayern vs. Hamburger SV

Bayern Munich hosts Hamburger SV at the Allianz Arena on Friday to open the 2015-16 Bundesliga season. 

Bayern will play to defend its third-straight Bundesliga title, which it won by defeating Hertha Berlin 1–0 in April and watching Wolfsburg take a loss at Borussia Mönchengladbach to ensure their championship.

Bayern has won 25 Bundesliga championships in the team's history. Hamburger has been league champions three times, most recently in 1983. 

Hamburg finished the 2014-15 season with a 9–8–17 record, while Bayern finished at the top of the standings with a 25–4–5 record. 

How to Watch

Details for the 2015 Bundesliga season opener are below:

Date: Aug. 14, 2015

Kickoff: 2:30 p.m. EST

Location: Allianz Arena, Munich, Germany

TV coverage: YouTube.com/FOXSoccer, Fox Sports 2, 17 Fox Sports regional networks, Fox Soccer Plus, Fox Sports Go

Live stream: The game can be live streamed through the video below.

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