Saturday , July 24 2021

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DFB & DFL establish solidarity relief fund for Germany’s flood victims!

The German Football Association (DFB) and DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga have established a solidarity relief fund for Germany’s flood victims. The joint statement from the DFB and DFL: “The images of flooding and devastation and the full impact of this disaster leave us affected and shocked. Our thoughts are with …

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AFC agrees media rights deal with Sporttotal in Germany, Austria & Switzerland!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has today confirmed Sporttotal as their new media partner in Germany, Austria and Switzerland to broadcast the final round of the AFC Asian Qualifiers – Road to Qatar. sporttotal.tv gmbh, one of the largest multi-sport streaming platforms in Germany and a wholly-owned subsidiary of SPORTTOTAL …

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UEFA proposes alternative dates for rainbow illumination at Munich Stadium!

UEFA yesterday received a request from the mayor of Munich, Dieter Reiter, on behalf of the city council, to have the arena in Munich illuminated in rainbow colours at the upcoming UEFA EURO 2020 group stage match between Germany and Hungary. In this letter, the mayor outlines that a political …

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Premier League extends Sky deals in Germany, Austria and Switzerland!

The Premier League have announced deals to extend its existing partnerships with Sky Deutschland, Sky Osterreich and Sky Switzerland through to 2025. Under the agreements, Sky will continue to broadcast the Premier League exclusively live in Germany, Austria and the German part of Switzerland and provide an extensive scope of …

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Germany’s first International Instructors Course held in Botswana & Namibia!

Just one look into Collin Benjamin’s office reveals his passion for football. Photos of players tackling each other or taking shots on goal are hung on the walls. The 42-year-old, who is a youth coach for the Namibian football association, has had some tough months behind him. With football suspended …

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The Premier League to be shown on Sky Germany until 2025!

Sky Deutschland (Sky Germany) will continue to be the broadcaster of the Premier League in Germany until summer 2025. The pay TV broadcaster has signed a new agreement for three seasons, for 2022/23, 2023/24 and 2024/25, which would include exclusive rights via satellite and cable, IPTV, web and mobile distribution. …

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Germany’s Future Leaders in Football camp gets underway!

On June 7, 2021, the first edition of the ‘Future Leaders in Football’ (FLF) Camp got underway, for the future leaders in the management of the global game. Participants from 15 different countries are taking part in the 5-day digital training course and are enjoying an intensive programme with industry-leading …

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German Football Ambassador launches art campaign with Berti Vogts!

Right on time for the 25th anniversary of the German DFB national team’s last European championship title, the German Football Ambassador is launching a big art campaign with the coach of the 1996 European champions, Berti Vogts, in the run-up to the 2021 European Football Championship. With this art campaign and …

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German Football Ambassador launches election for audience price 2021!

The online voting for the popular and much used Public Award of the non-profit association German Football Ambassador (Deutscher Fußball Botschafter e.V.) kicked-off on Friday, June 4 and will determine who will succeed last year’s winner Robin Gosens of Atalanta Bergamo. For the next five weeks, football fans can vote …

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UEFA EURO 2020 games in Munich to be held with spectators!

The UEFA EURO 2020 games at the Munich Arena can take place in front of spectators. This decision was reached by the Bavarian state government and communicated by minister president Markus Söder, who spoke of a capactiy “up to 20 percent”, after a cabinet meeting on Friday. The planned ‘Lead …

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