The first of Brentford’s two friendlies during their pre-season training camp has been confirmed. The Bees will face VfB Stuttgart on Saturday 16 July. The match will be played at the Zeppelinstadion Friedrichshafen des VfB Friedrichshafen, at the very southern tip of Germany, close to the Austrian border.
This match will be open to fans and will kick-off at 3pm local time. Tickets will go on sale around a month prior to the game and are being sold by the host stadium. They will be available at vfb-fussball.de.
The game is one of five that The Bees will play in front of supporters ahead of the 2022/23 Premier League season. A game against VfL Wolfsburg will be played in Wolfsburg on Saturday 23 July. More information on the game against Wolfsburg can be seen here.
Brentford will be in south-west Germany for a pre-season training camp from Tuesday 12 July until Tuesday 19 July. It is planned there will be another game in the area on Tuesday 19 July, which will be announced when confirmed. The details on pre-season can be seen here. Information on other fixtures will be announced when confirmed.
Stuttgart – Verein für Bewegungsspiele Stuttgart 1893 e. V. – are one of the most consistent sides in German football. They have been in the Bundesliga, the German top flight, for all but two seasons since 1977, winning the title three times in that period. They finished 15th in the table last season and have two top ten finishes in the last five years.