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Launch of research project into the health of former professional footballers!

At NAKO’s research centres, tests have recently begun on former professional footballers as part of a research project supported by DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga, the German Football Association (DFB), the statutory insurance association for occupational accidents VBG and the Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF). The extensive NAKO test …

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Further hygiene concept adaptations for Germany’s 3.Liga!

The executive committee of the German Football Association (DFB) has decided to make further adjustments to the hygiene concept for the 3.Liga. The changes are intended to help prevent team quarantines towards the end of the 2020/21 season as well as possible and thus to secure the game. The adjustments …

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OneFootball welcome Germany’s DFB, Borussia Dortmund & Tottenham Hotspur as shareholders!

OneFootball has announced that the German Football Association (DFB), Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund and Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur have joined them as new shareholders. OneFootball said in an official release that its three new shareholders will support the strategic direction of the business, which claims to reach 85 million …

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Germany to face Latvia in Euro 2020 warm-up in Düsseldorf!

The Germany national team’s final preparation match ahead of the summer’s EURO will take place at the end of the training camp on June 7. Germany’s opponents in Düsseldorf will be Latvia, as confirmed following a meeting of the DFB presidium on Friday, March 12. A further friendly match is …

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DFB adopts IHRA’s working definition of Antisemitism!

The DFB Commission for Social Responsibility has adopted the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism. The IHRA definition is as follows: “Antisemitism is a certain perception of Jews, which may be expressed as hatred toward Jews. Rhetorical and physical manifestations of antisemitism are directed toward Jewish or …

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Germany Women’s head coach Martina Voss-Tecklenburg extends contract!

The Deutsche Fußball-Bund (DFB) has agreed to a two-year contract extension with Germany women’s head coach Martina Voss-Tecklenburg until August 2023. The news was announced by the DFB presidential committee and the office of the president of the DFB on Friday. Voss-Tecklenburg will continue to head the team, along with …

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Assisting health authorities with contact tracing: Leading cultural, hospitality & sports associations explore collaboration!

With a view to recording and tracking visitor flows during the coronavirus pandemic, leading associations in Germany from the areas of culture, hospitality and sport are exploring cross-sector collaboration. The initial aim is to analyse whether jointly deploying one or more technical solutions could be a viable way to efficiently …

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Oberdorf voted Germany Women’s Team player of the year!

Lena Oberdorf’s versatility, vision and physique make her almost irreplaceable in the Germany women’s national team these days – and she’s still only 19. The technically-gifted defender has developed from a top talent into a permanent fixture in the national team. So it’s no surprised that, after an extraordinary 2020 …

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Manuel Neuer voted Die Mannschaft Player of the Year 2020!

Germany captain Manuel Neuer can always be counted on to be a solid presence at the back. The goalkeeper from FC Bayern München never fails to showcase his talents, is ready to take responsibility after tough games and acts as head coach Joachim Löw’s right-hand man on the pitch. The …

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