German Chancellor, Angela Merkel has confirmed that the German Bundesliga season can resume this month,
It will become the first major league in Europe to return to competition, and clubs have been told by the German Football League (DFL) that it wants to restart on 15 May.
All matches will be played behind closed doors.
With nine games remaining, Bayern Munich are top of the table, four points above Borussia Dortmund.
May 15 has been earmarked as the possible start date after the 36 clubs and the DFL met via video link.