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Future Leaders in Football hosts all-female edition!

The second edition of the Future Leaders in Football (FLF) course began on Thursday, March 17 last week and ended on Tuesday, March 22. FLF stands for values such as diversity, culture, inclusion and sustainability, and is an educational course aimed at supporting young leaders who are already involved in …

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DFB mourns the demise of its honorary president Egidius Braun!

The German Football Association (DFB) and the DFB Foundation Egidius Braun mourn Dr. h.c. Egidius Braun. The 97-year-old passed away last night in his hometown of Aachen. Braun was DFB president from October 1992 to April 2001 and before that treasurer of the association from 1977. After retiring from the …

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Germany’s Pro License Course on DFB Campus: New name, new home!

On February 28, the starting signal for the new pro license course of the German Football Association (DFB) will be given. After ten successful years at the Hennef sports school, the former football teacher training course is getting a new name this year and, with the move to the DFB …

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Germany to play UEFA Nations League games in Munich, Mönchengladbach & Leipzig!

The Germany national team will play their first home games of the third UEFA Nations League season in Munich, Mönchengladbach and Leipzig, a decision reached by the supervisory board and the generally assembly of DFB GmbH & Co. KG in a written voting process. The first UEFA Nations League home …

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Heading in youth football: DFB adopts age-approximate guidelines!

The DFB youth Bundestag assembly in Duisburg last weekend agreed further guidelines for heading in children’s and youth football. The German FA will implement guidelines based on age group when it comes to a responsible approach to heading training for children and youths, rather than categorically banning it. While headers …

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Women’s Bundesliga & 2nd Women’s Bundesliga want to stay under Germany’s DFB umbrella!

The clubs in the Women’s Bundesliga and 2nd Women’s Bundesliga are not thinking of outsourcing after the application by the Rhineland Football Association (Fußball-Verbandes Rheinland), but are striving for a sustainable professionalisation for their leagues under the umbrella of the German Football Association (DFB) with an amendment. On the occasion …

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Germany to face the Netherlands in friendly in Amsterdam!

Germany’s first away game of 2022 will be another installment of the classic rivalry with the Netherlands. Hansi Flick’s team will play their neighbours in the Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam on March 29. Three days before that, Germany will host Israel in Sinsheim. Hansi Flick stated, “I’m really pleased …

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Joshua Kimmich named Germany’s Men’s Player of the Year 2021!

Joshua Kimmich is an indispensable part of the Germany men’s national team. The 26-year-old midfielder appeared in 14 of his country’s 16 international fixtures during 2021 and was often the cog in the works for the German team. German National team fans have voted Kimmich as Men’s Player of the …

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Donata Hopfen & Hans-Joachim Watzke new members of DFB Presidential Board!

At its meeting on Friday, January 7, the Executive Committee of the German Football Association (DFB) unanimously confirmed the appointment of Donata Hopfen as the new DFB Vice President. Donata Hopfen succeeded Christian Seifert as Chairperson of the Management Board of DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga GmbH and Spokesperson of the …

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