2001 DFB-Ligapokal

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2001 DFB-Ligapokal
2001 DFB-Ligapokal programme.jpg
Tournament programme cover
ChampionsHertha BSC
Runners-upSchalke 04
Matches played5
Goals scored14 (2.8 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Victor Agali
Marcelinho (2)

The 2001 DFB-Ligapokal was the fifth edition of the DFB-Ligapokal. Hertha BSC won the competition, beating Schalke 04 4–1 in the final. Hertha had ended Bayern Munich's dominance of the competition by beating them in the semi-finals.

Participating clubs[edit]

A total of six teams qualified for the competition. The labels in the parentheses show how each team qualified for the place of its starting round:

  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, etc.: League position
  • CW: Cup winners
  • TH: Title holders
Bayern MunichTH (1st) Schalke 04 (CW + 2nd)
Preliminary round
Borussia Dortmund (3rd) Hertha BSC (5th)
Bayer Leverkusen (4th) SC Freiburg (6th)


Preliminary round[edit]

Bayer Leverkusen1 – 2Hertha BSC
Neuville Goal 44' Report Marcelinho Goal 49'
Deisler Goal 63'
Attendance: 14,400


Schalke 042 – 1Borussia Dortmund
Agali Goal 2'12' Report Bobic Goal 75'

Bayern Munich0 – 1Hertha BSC
Report Preetz Goal 39'
Attendance: 15,000


Schalke 041–4Hertha BSC
Böhme Goal 40' Report
Attendance: 10,000
Referee: Alfons Berg (Konz)