Bayern Munich will begin their quest for a third-straight DFB-Pokal crown against third-tier Preussen Munster in August.
Bochum Bundesliga side Stuttgart were dumped out of the DFB-Pokal on Saturday after losing 2-0 at second-tier club Bochum.
Roberto Mancini was left frustrated as Inter nearly threw away a four-goal advantage in their 4-3 win over German minnows Stuttgart Kickers.
Borussia Dortmund Marco Reus and Neven Subotic returned from injury as Borussia Dortmund eased to a 4-1 DFB-Pokal first-round win over Stuttgarter Kickers.
Marco Reus Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp will not be taking any risks with Marco Reus following his three-month injury layoff.
Less than two weeks after last season's final, the draw for the 2015-16 DFB Pokal first round has been made.
Holders Bayern Munich will start their DFB-Pokal defence with a trip to 3. Liga side Preussen Munster on Sunday.
Anthony Ujah and Fin Bartels struck in extra time to put Werder Bremen in the second round of the DFB-Pokal.
Marcos Mesquita Lopes Bayern Munich, Inter, Cologne and Monaco were among the teams to get their pre-season underway with matches on Sunday.
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