1996–97 DFB-Pokal

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1996–97 DFB-Pokal
Country Germany
Teams 64
Defending champions 1. FC Kaiserslautern
Champions VfB Stuttgart
Runners-up Energie Cottbus
Matches played 63
Top goal scorer(s) Bernhard Winkler (4)

The 1996–97 DFB-Pokal was the 54th season of the annual German football cup competition. Sixty-four teams competed in the tournament of six rounds which began on 9 August 1996 and ended on 16 June 1997. In the final, VfB Stuttgart defeated third tier Energie Cottbus 2–0, thereby claiming their third title.[1]

Round 1[edit]

Round 2[edit]

Round of 16[edit]

Quarter-final[edit]

Semi-final[edit]

Final[edit]

Main article: 1997 DFB-Pokal Final

14 June 1997 (1997-06-14)
19:00 CEST
VfB Stuttgart 2–0 Energie Cottbus
Élber Goal 18'52' Report
Olympiastadion, Berlin
Attendance: 76,400
Referee: Edgar Steinborn (Sinzig)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "DFB-Pokal 1996-97" (in German). fussballdaten.de. 2008. Archived from the original on 27 September 2008. Retrieved 22 October 2008. 

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