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German DFB Cup: Smaller sides look forward to welcome Bundesliga sides in Round 2!

The draw for the second round of the German Cup (DFB Pokal) 2017/18 was held this afternoon with the draw carried out by Germany U-21 coach Stefan Kuntz and comedian Carolin Kebekus at the Deutsche Fußballmuseum in Dortmund. Defending champions Borussia Dortmund travel to third division side 1.FC Magdeburg, while …

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Bundesliga: Bayern Munich announce Hamad International Airport as their sleeve sponsors!

Hamad International Airport (HIA), Qatar’s five-star airport, announced on Monday, August 14 that it has enhanced its current sponsorship of German Bundesliga side FC Bayern München as Platinum sponsor. The latest FC Bayern jersey featuring HIA-Qatar’s distinctive logo on the sleeve of the team’s iconic shirts was also revealed. The …

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German DFB Cup: The favourites mainly win, but still there are a few upsets!

The matches of the first round of the German Cup (DFB Pokal) 2017/18 were played from Friday to Monday, August 11 to 14 across the country with the amateur clubs welcoming their more established opponents. Defending champions Borussia Dortmund travelled to sixth division side 1. FC Rielasingen-Arlen and beat them …

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Christian Wulff, Magdalena Neuner, Marcel Reif, & Dunja Hayali are new members of the Board of Trustees of the DFL Foundation!

The DFL Foundation (DFL Stidtung) has included new curators in former Germany president Christian Wulff, Biathlon Olympian champions Magdalena Neuner, German football commentary legend Marcel Reif and ZDF presenter Dunja Hayali. The new curators received their appointments on Saturday, August 5 as part of the German Supercup from the hands …

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Video Assistant Referee (VAR) issues at German Supercup, but all decisions were correct!

The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) was used for the first time in FC Bayern München’s penalty-shootout Supercup win over Borussia Dortmund, but the new technology’s debut in the competition was not all plain sailing. “The calibrated line, which is usually there to help with offside decisions, wasn’t available in the …

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VIDEO – Prudent Media: Germany’s Discover Football organised Women’s Football event to kick off in Goa!

German NGO ‘Discover Football’ will conduct a Women’s Football and Women’s Rights Festival at the Duler Stadium in Mapusa from Tuesday onwards. The programme consists of football matches with girls and women from all over India taking part, football camps where foreign coaches will advice the players, local coaches, women’s …

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