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Bayern Munich Frauen to Face Frankfurt in the DFB-Pokal Round of 16

The Frauen will have to face their bitter cup rivals to advance in the DFB-Pokal.

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The Bayern Munich Frauen got paired with 1. FFC Frankfurt in the DFB-Pokal Round of 16 draw on Saturday.

Bayern beat Duisburg in the first round of the cup 3-0 at the end of September, Sara Däbritz, Carina Wenninger, and Eunice Weckmann all scoring in the second half to seal the victory. Just like the men, the Frauen have yet to lose a match in the league so far this season, including beating last year's cup champions Wolfsburg.

It was Frankfurt eliminated Bayern from the DFB-Pokal in the quarterfinal last season though, winning 3-1 in the Stadion am Brentanobad. The top two Frauen teams will face off in the Grünwalder Stadion this season the weekend after the two face off in the league.

Bayern last DFB-Pokal Championship in 2012 came against Frankfurt, Sarah Hagen and Irana Rudelic getting on the scoresheet as Bayern lifted the cup for the first time. Frankfurt has eliminated Bayern in half of their meetings in the cup over the last five years.

The match will take place on November 7 or 8.