After the first league match of the season ten Bayern stars are away on international duty. Joachim Löw and other national coaches gathered their teams on Monday, 50 days after the Euro finals. The European teams contest Matchday 1 of World Cup qualifying. Only the group winners qualify for the tournament in Russia. fcbayern.com has checked out the international travel and match commiments.
The other opponents in Group C are the Czech Republic, Northern Ireland, Azerbaijan and San Marino.
The other opponents in Group D are Wales, Serbia, Ireland and Moldavia.Poland: Robert Lewandowski
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The other opponents in Group E are Romania, Denmark, Montenegro and Armenia.
The other opponents in Group G are Italy, Albania, Israel und Macedonia.
The other opponents in Group B are Hungary, the Faroe Islands, Latvia and Andorra.
Six matchdays have been played in South American World Cup qualifying. Chile currently lie fourth. The top four qualify directly for the 2018 finals.