The Deutscher Fußball Botschafter (German Football Ambassador) 2019 award ceremony will take place at the German Federal Foreign Office (Auswärtiges Amt) in the capital Berlin on Wednesday, May 15.
The jury of the Deutscher Fußball Botschafter (German Football Ambassador) comprises of Rainer Holzschuh (chairman), Horst Hrubesch, Doris Fitschen, Berti Vogts, Dr. Martin Schäfer and Lutz Pfannenstiel.
The Deutscher Fußball Botschafter (German Football Ambassador) nominates and then awards German football personalities working in professional football and others developing the beautiful game around the world.
The three nominees in the coaches category have been announced:
Jürgen Klopp (Head Coach, Liverpool FC)
Petra Landers (currently running a project in Sambia)
Michael Weiss (Head Coach, Mongolia national team)
The winners of the various German Football Ambassador categories will be honoured on Wednesday in the presence of German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and invited guests from the world of football, politics and show-biz.