1. FC Köln have been drawn to face 1. FC Saarbrücken away from home in the second round of the 2019-20 DFB-Pokal. The draw was conducted on Sunday evening by ARD TV expert, Christoph Metzelder and Germany under-21 head coach, Stefan Kuntz.
The tie will take place in late October, with the second round scheduled to be played on 29th or 30th October. An exact date will be confirmed in due course.
1. FC Saarbrücken are currently second in the Regionalliga Südwest. They have won all their games to date, and have a game in hand on Kickers Offenbach in first. The game will also mean a reuinon with a former FC favourite. Dirk Lottner is head coach in Saarbrücken.