Germany national football team manager

As national coach ( coach Empire before 1945 ) of the German Football Association (DFB ) refers to the responsible manager of the national football team of men and women 's national soccer team.

Before the first empire coach, Otto Mink, 1928 took office, the game board of the Squad and the team captain certain tactics.

According to DFB statutes of the national coach must have a manager license as a football coach. Since Franz Beckenbauer and Rudi Voeller had to be responsible for the men's national team coach no license, the term team boss was introduced for them. Your actual wizard (Horst Koeppel and Holger Osieck or Michael Skibbe ) then each acted officially as national coach.

The coach does not have German citizenship. To date, however, there was still no foreign national coach.

Of the recent Federal and Empire coaches only Otto mink, Erich Ribbeck and Joachim Loew were not international. On the highest number of international matches as a player and coach came Berti Vogts (198 games).

From the coaches of the women's team only Silvia Neid was himself active in the national team, she managed the first DFB coach to win the title in their first World Cup.

Both the men and women currently reigning national coach have the best odds.