Germany’s second division features many legendary clubs. Many of them are battling it out to try to win promotion to the top-flight Bundesliga. Bookmark our 2 Bundesliga TV schedule and visit often for the most accurate and comprehensive listings of games.

The German football league (DFL) runs the 2 Bundesliga. With eighteen teams competing during the season, the top two teams who finish the season with the most points move up to the Bundesliga. Meanwhile, the third-place team competes in a playoff system to try to advance to the top tier.

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2 Bundesliga TV schedule

All times Eastern.

  • Friday, August 02

    • 02:30 PM ET

      FC Köln vs. Hamburger SV (German 2. Bundesliga)

  • Saturday, August 03

    • 02:30 PM ET

      Schalke 04 vs. Eintracht Braunschweig (German 2. Bundesliga)

  • Saturday, August 10

    • 07:00 AM ET

      FC Nürnberg vs. Schalke 04 (German 2. Bundesliga)

    • 02:30 PM ET

      Hamburger SV vs. Hertha Berlin (German 2. Bundesliga)

    In 2020, the U.S. rights to the 2 Bundesliga were acquired by ESPN+. Each week, roughly one to two games are available live (and on-demand) to soccer fans in the U.S. via ESPN+. Match commentaries sometimes feature expert announcers such as Derek Rae.

    More than just second division Bundesliga football

    ESPN+ is $10.99 per month or $109.99 annually. The streaming service features access to La Liga, Bundesliga, Bundesliga 2, UEFA Nations League, Championship, League One, League Two and FA Cup. Plus it offers League Cup, MLS, US Open Cup, USL, International Champions Cup, Eredivisie, Danish Superliga, Belgian Pro League and Sweden’s Allsvenskan. It also includes FA Community Shield, plus the daily soccer news and discussion show ESPN FC and soccer documentaries from 30 for 30 series.

    As far as devices go, ESPN+ can be streamed on your computer, iPhone and iPad. In addition, it works on Apple TV, Android phone, Android tablet, Amazon Fire TV and Amazon Fire tablet. Moreover, you can watch it onRoku, Chromecast, PlayStation 4/5, Oculus Go, Samsung Smart TV and XBOX One/Series S and X.

    We have lots of resources for fans of German clubs.

    Firstly, we offer a free download of The Ultimate Soccer TV And Streaming Guide. The eBook features details on where to watch all of the leagues from around the world on US TV and streaming.

    Secondly, download the free Soccer TV Schedules App to find out when soccer games are on. For instance, it includes listings of all of the live soccer matches available in the United States (available on Apple iOS devices and Android devices).

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