Germany men's national volleyball team

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Germany
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Nickname(s) Die Adler (The Eagles)
Die Mannschaft (The Team)
Association Deutscher Volleyball-Verband (DVV)
Confederation CEV
Head coach Vital Heynen
FIVB ranking 7 (as of September 2014)
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Home
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Away
Summer Olympics
Appearances 3 (First in 1972)
Best result 5th (2012)
World Championship
Appearances 6 (First in 1956)
Best result 3rd (2014)
European Championship
Appearances 14 (First in 1963)
Best result Fourth Place, 1991, 1993
Website www.volleyball-verband.de (German)
The German team during 2006 World Championship.
Germany men's national volleyball team
Medal record
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1972 Munich (GDR) Team
World Championship
Gold medal – first place 1970 Bulgaria (GDR) Team
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Poland Team
World Cup
Gold medal – first place 1969 East Germany (GDR) Team

The Germany men's national volleyball team is the national team of Germany. It is governed by the DVV (Deutscher Volleyball-Verband) and takes part in international volleyball competitions.

After German reunification, West Germany (1949–1990) was renamed Germany and they absorbed East Germany (1949–1990) with the records.

Results[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

  • 2012 – 5th place

FIVB World Championship[edit]

  • 2006 – 12th place
  • 2010 – 8th place
  • 2014 – Bronze medal

World League[edit]

European Championship[edit]

European League[edit]

Coaches history[edit]