Bayern Munich will host Eintracht Frankfurt in a rematch of 2018 last within the German Cup semi-finals after Sunday’s draw, whereas Bayer Leverkusen will head to history-making fourth-tier outfit Saarbruecken.
It’s the first time in German Cup historical past fourth-division facet has made it to the semi-finals.
As a group from a decrease division, Saarbruecken gained the suitable to play at house in opposition to 1993 winners Bayer Leverkusen.
Leverkusen goalkeeper Lukas Hradecky mentioned earlier than the draw that he wished his facet to keep away from taking part in Munich and Frankfurt.
Saarbruecken goalkeeper Daniel Batz mentioned that his facet wished to “save Bayern for the final”.
Nineteen-time champions Bayern Munich, who’ve appeared in seven of the final 10 German Cup finals and gained 5, will face Eintracht on the Allianz Area.
Frankfurt claimed a shock Three-1 win over Bayern within the last two years in the past.
The ties will happen on April 21 and 22, whereas the ultimate can be held at Berlin’s Olympic Stadium on Might 23.