After financial criteria were largely left out of the licensing process last year given the countless questions brought about because of the coronavirus pandemic, economic performance will again be examined, both ahead of and during the 2021-22 season. An unanimous resolution to this effect, which also provides for sanctions in …Read More »
DFL ExCo supports International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s Working Definition of Antisemitism!
The Executive Committee of DFL Deutsche Fussball Liga has unanimously spoken out in favour of adopting the Working Definition of Antisemitism used by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA). A proposal to that effect will be put to a vote at the next ordinary DFL Members Assembly in March. There …Read More »
The international Erasmus+project “Good governance needs access and inclusion”, in which DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga is involved as a cooperation and network partner, got under way at a virtual meeting in January. The Centre for Access to Football in Europe (CAFE), a partner organisation of UEFA, is responsible for the …Read More »
DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga yesterday published the schedule for the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 fixtures for matchdays 24 to 28 of the current 2020-21 season. Matches now confirmed include the second “Klassiker” of the league season: the highly anticipated match-up between FC Bayern München and Borussia Dortmund, which will kick …Read More »
The Executive Committee of the DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga met this week for the first time to discuss the summary report of the task force “Future of Professional Football”, which was published on February 3. The first action resolved was to create an interdisciplinary advisory board with outside experts to …Read More »
The summary report of the task force “Future of Professional Football” is now available to download. This nine-page document sets out and explains 17 recommendations of the task force for the DFL and the 36 clubs in the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2. In addition, a future outlook outlines the goals …Read More »
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 …Read More »
DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga has entered into a cooperation with HYPE Sports Innovation, a leading accelerator for innovation and technology in sport. As an accelerator, HYPE supports the development of start-up companies in ways including communicating expert knowledge and facilitating contacts in relevant markets. The accompanying network comprises around 11,000 …Read More »
850 athletes supported, 616 medals – with ambitions for more: German professional football will maintain its support for talented young athletes from more than 50 sports in the years to come. DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga and the DFL Foundation will thus continue to champion young Olympic and Paralympic sportspeople and …Read More »
DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga yesterday published the schedule for the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 fixtures for matchdays 19 to 23 of the current 2020-21 season. Matches now confirmed in the Bundesliga programme include the top match between RB Leipzig – currently second in the table – and third-placed Bayer 04 …Read More »