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Tag Archives: Germany

Bayern Munich mourn the death of legendary Germany striker Gerd Müller!

The FC Bayern world is standing still today. The club and all its fans are mourning the death of Gerd Müller, who passed away on Sunday, August 15 morning at the age of 75. Müller made history with Bayern Munich and the Germany national team. He scored an incredible 566 …

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FIFA confirms no away fans at international fixtures in September 2021!

The world football association FIFA have decided not to allow away fans to attend 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers in September because of high Covid-19 infection rates in Europe. Germany fans will not be able to travel to their two away games – the first being on September 2 in …

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Donata Hopfen to be Germany’s DFL CEO from January 1!

Donata Hopfen will be CEO of DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga GmbH, the organising body of Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2, from January 1, 2022. The 45-year-old is currently Managing Director and Partner at BCG Digital Ventures, a Boston Consulting Group company. In accordance with the DFL by-laws she will also assume …

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Germany’s Hansi Flick coaching staff complete with Andreas Kronenberg & Mads Buttgereit!

Andreas Kronenberg and Mads Buttgereit will complete Hansi Flick’s coaching staff with the German national team, as goalkeeping coach and set-piece coach respectively. Kronenberg will initially take on the role alongside his current job as goalkeeper coach at SC Freiburg, replacing the outgoing Andreas Köpke, with the Bundesliga club allowing …

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DFB All-Stars to play a charity match in Trier for flood victims!

On August 11, a selection of the DFB-All-Stars will take on the LOTTO XI and a team selected by the German mayor at the Moselstadion in Trier in a charity match. Proceeds, including a minimum donation of over 100,000 Euros from the DFB’s Egidius Braun and Sepp Herberger foundations, will …

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2014 FIFA World Cup winner Benedikt Höwedes named new Germany team manager!

Benedikt Höwedes is coming back to the German national team. The 33-year old 2014 FIFA World Cup winner will strengthen the national side’s team management, initially completing a form of a trainee programme until the end of the 2022 FIFA World Cup campaign in Qatar whilst he completes his UEFA …

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Germany’s professional leagues join forces with towns, cities & municipalities to provide vaccination locations!

The Initiative Profisport Deutschland (IPD) – an association of the four largest sports leagues in Germany – is offering to support towns, cities and municipalities to implement vaccination opportunities alongside sporting events. With this initiative, the DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga with the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2, the easyCredit Basketball Bundesliga …

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Kicker announce Germany’s Men’s & Women’s player of the year, coach of the year!

FC Bayern Munich goalgetter Robert Lewandowski has been recognised as Germany’s ‘Footballer of the Year’ for 2021, while 1899 Hoffenheim’s Nicole Billa has been named as Germany’s ‘Women’s Footballer of the Year’ and Chelsea FC’s Thomas Tuchel has been named as Germany’s ‘Coach of the Year’. Lewandowski received 356 of …

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Germany U-21s to play twice in the south of the country!

The DFB decided on Friday, July 23 during a meeting that Germany Under-21s will play two U-21 EURO qualifiers in Großaspach and Ingolstadt in November 2021. They will take on Poland U-21s in Großaspach on November 12 at the WIRmachenDRUCK Arena. Four days later, the reigning European Champions will then …

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Bayern Munich donates 1,1mio Euro to Germany’s flood victims!

FC Bayern München will play a charity match against FC Schalke 04 at the Veltins Arena, and, dependent on the proceeds, will donate at least €1 million to the flood victims from North Rhine-Westphalia and Rhineland-Palatinate. Because the meeting with Schalke is not yet scheduled but both clubs agree that …

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