Cologne - Creating a fixture list for 36 teams in the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 isn't a task to be taken lightly. There are scheduled events and community interests to be taken into account, as well as the all-important planning standards.

To guide you through the complicated process, bundesliga.com has produced this handy infographic, which provides all you need to know about the months of planning that go into to the showpiece event: the presentation of the match schedule.