Germany men's national volleyball team

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Germany
Deutscher Volleyball-Verband Logo.svg
Nickname(s) Die Adler (The Eagles)
Die Mannschaft (The Team)
Association 'Deutscher Volleyball-Verband
Confederation CEV
Head coach Andrea Giani
FIVB ranking 11 (as of August 2016)
Uniforms
Home
Away
Third
Summer Olympics
Appearances 3 (First in 1972)
Best result 5th (2012)
World Championship
Appearances 6 (First in 1956)
Best result Bronze (2014)
European Championship
Appearances 14 (First in 1963)
Best result 4th (1991, 1993)
www.volleyball-verband.de (in German)

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. Germany won Gold medal in World Championship 1970 under east germany and Bronze medal in 2014 World Championship.

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

Results[edit]

Germany team in World Championship 2014

Summer Olympics[edit]

World Championship[edit]

World League[edit]

European Games[edit]

European Championship[edit]

  • 1995 — 8th place
  • 1997 — 9th place (tied)
  • 2001 — 9th place (tied)
  • 2003 — 7th place
  • 2007 — 5th place
  • 2009 — 6th place
  • 2011 — 15th place
  • 2013 — 6th place
  • 2015 — 8th place

European League[edit]

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The following is the German roster in the 2017 World League.[1]

Head coach: Andrea Giani

No. Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2016–17 club
1 Fromm, ChristianChristian Fromm 15 August 1990 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) 99 kg (218 lb) 345 cm (136 in) 324 cm (128 in) Italy Gi Group Monza
3 Schott, RubenRuben Schott 8 July 1994 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 85 kg (187 lb) 326 cm (128 in) 309 cm (122 in) Germany Berlin Recycling Volleys
4 Kocian, AdamAdam Kocian 1 April 1995 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 83 kg (183 lb) 341 cm (134 in) 315 cm (124 in) Germany Lüneburg
5 Reichert, MoritzMoritz Reichert 15 March 1995 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) 85 kg (187 lb) 336 cm (132 in) 314 cm (124 in) Germany United Volleys Rhein-Main
6 Kaliberda, DenysDenys Kaliberda (C) 24 June 1990 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 95 kg (209 lb) 343 cm (135 in) 314 cm (124 in) Italy Cucine Lube Civitanova
8 Böhme, MarcusMarcus Böhme 25 August 1985 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) 116 kg (256 lb) 360 cm (140 in) 330 cm (130 in) Poland Cuprum Lubin
9 Bogachev, EgorEgor Bogachev 6 April 1997 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 82 kg (181 lb) 345 cm (136 in) 325 cm (128 in) Germany Berlin Recycling Volleys
10 Weber, LinusLinus Weber 1 November 1998 1.99 m (6 ft 6 in) 85 kg (187 lb) 336 cm (132 in) 321 cm (126 in) Germany Berlin Recycling Volleys
12 Tille, LeonhardLeonhard Tille 27 March 1995 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) 72 kg (159 lb) 325 cm (128 in) 312 cm (123 in) Austria Waldviertel
13 Hirsch, SimonSimon Hirsch 3 April 1992 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) 96 kg (212 lb) 352 cm (139 in) 344 cm (135 in) Italy Gi Group Monza
14 Karlitzek, MoritzMoritz Karlitzek 12 August 1996 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 91 kg (201 lb) 335 cm (132 in) 310 cm (120 in) Germany Rottenburg
15 Broshog, TimTim Broshog 2 December 1987 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) 112 kg (247 lb) 340 cm (130 in) 332 cm (131 in) Germany Powervolleys Düren
16 Zenger, JulianJulian Zenger 26 August 1997 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 80 kg (180 lb) 330 cm (130 in) 315 cm (124 in) Germany Friedrichshafen
17 Zimmermann, JanJan Zimmermann 12 February 1993 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 82 kg (181 lb) 340 cm (130 in) 312 cm (123 in) Germany United Volleys Rhein-Main
18 Escher, GeorgGeorg Escher 8 December 1994 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) 95 kg (209 lb) 335 cm (132 in) 325 cm (128 in) Germany United Volleys Rhein-Main
19 Malescha, DanielDaniel Malescha 28 April 1994 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 90 kg (200 lb) 330 cm (130 in) 315 cm (124 in) Germany Friedrichshafen
20 Brehme, AntonAnton Brehme 8 October 1999 1.99 m (6 ft 6 in) 86 kg (190 lb) 329 cm (130 in) 322 cm (127 in) Germany Reudnitz
21 Krick, TobiasTobias Krick 22 October 1998 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) 85 kg (187 lb) 350 cm (140 in) 330 cm (130 in) Germany United Volleys Rhein-Main

Coaches history[edit]

Years Name
1956 Germany Eberhard Schulz
1957–1958 Germany Werner Lohr
1958–1970* Germany Edgar Blossfeldt
1959–1960 Poland Jerzy Pławczyk
1961–1964 Germany Alexander Mühle
1965–1971 Slovakia Miroslav Rovný
1971 Czechoslovakia Josef Stolarik
1971 Japan Akira Kato
1971–1972 Germany Manfred Kindermann
1973–1974 Germany Michael Gregori
1974–1975 Romania Sebastian Mihăilescu
1976–1983 Germany Michael Gregori
1983–1987 Poland Zbigniew Jasiukiewicz
1987–1990 Romania Stelian Moculescu
1990–1994 Slovakia Igor Prieložný
1995–1998 Germany Olaf Kortmann
1999–2008 Romania Stelian Moculescu
2009–2011 Argentina Raúl Lozano
2012–2016 Belgium Vital Heynen
2017- Italy Andrea Giani

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Team Roster - Germany". FIVB World League 2017. Retrieved 13 June 2017. 

External links[edit]