Germany men's national water polo team

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Germany
Association Deutscher Schwimm-Verband
Confederation LEN (Europe)
Head coach Patrick Weissinger
Captain Julian Real
FINA code GER
Olympic Games
Appearances 17 (first in 1900)
Best result 1st, gold medalist(s) (1928)
World Championships
Appearances 14 (first in 1973)
Best result 3rd, bronze medalist(s) (1982)
World League
Appearances 3 (first in 2005)
Best result 3rd, bronze medalist(s) (2005)
World Cup
Appearances 7 (first in 1979)
Best result 1st, gold medalist(s) (1985)
European Championship
Appearances 29 (first in 1926)
Best result 1st, gold medalist(s) (1981, 1989)

The Germany national water polo team represents Germany in international men's water polo competitions and friendly matches. It was named Germany's Sportsteam of the Year in 1981.

Results[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

  • 1900First round
  • 19281st, gold medalist(s) Gold medal
  • 19322nd, silver medalist(s) Silver medal
  • 19362nd, silver medalist(s) Silver medal
  • 1952Missed medal round matches
  • 19566th place
  • 19606th place
  • 1964 – 6th place
  • 196810th place
  • 19724th place
  • 19766th place
  • 19843rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 19884th place
  • 19927th place
  • 19969th place
  • 20045th place
  • 200810th place

World Championship[edit]

European Championship[edit]

FINA World League[edit]

  • 20053rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 2006 — Semifinal round
  • 2007 — 4th place

FINA Water Polo World Cup[edit]

  • 1979 — 5th place
  • 1981 — not qualified after boycott of 1980 Olympic Games
  • 19832nd, silver medalist(s) Silver medal
  • 19851st, gold medalist(s) Gold medal
  • 19873rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze medal
  • 1989 — 5th place
  • 1991 — 8th place
  • 1993 — 6th place

Current squad[edit]

The following players were selected for the 2016 European Championship.

No. Name Date of birth Position L/R Height Weight Club
1 Kong, RogerRoger Kong 21 September 1984 Goalkeeper R 184 cm (6 ft 0 in) 86 kg (190 lb) Germany Waspo Hannover
2 Bukowski, ErikErik Bukowski 18 November 1986 Driver R 186 cm (6 ft 1 in) 86 kg (190 lb) Germany Waspo Hannover
3 van der Bosch, TimoTimo van der Bosch 29 November 1993 Point R 194 cm (6 ft 4 in) 97 kg (214 lb) Germany SSV Esslingen
4 Real, JulianJulian Real (c) 21 December 1989 Point R 200 cm (6 ft 7 in) 110 kg (240 lb) Germany ASC Duisburg
5 Preuß, TobiasTobias Preuß 3 August 1988 Wing R 183 cm (6 ft 0 in) 91 kg (201 lb) Germany Spandau 04
6 Jüngling, MauriceMaurice Jüngling 6 October 1991 Point R 184 cm (6 ft 0 in) 87 kg (192 lb) Germany Spandau 04
7 Nossek, HeikoHeiko Nossek 14 March 1982 Driver R 190 cm (6 ft 3 in) 100 kg (220 lb) Germany SSV Esslingen
8 Schüler, PaulPaul Schüler 14 June 1987 Driver R 184 cm (6 ft 0 in) 96 kg (212 lb) Germany ASC Duisburg
9 Stamm, MarkoMarko Stamm 30 August 1988 Wing R 186 cm (6 ft 1 in) 99 kg (218 lb) Germany Spandau 04
10 Cuk, MateoMateo Cuk 21 February 1990 Centre Forward R 196 cm (6 ft 5 in) 107 kg (236 lb) Germany Spandau 04
11 Restovic, MarinMarin Restovic 22 July 1990 Wing L 192 cm (6 ft 4 in) 93 kg (205 lb) Germany Spandau 04
12 Eidner, DennisDennis Eidner 4 August 1989 Centre Forward R 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) 110 kg (240 lb) Germany ASC Duisburg
13 Schenkel, MoritzMoritz Schenkel 4 September 1990 Goalkeeper R 203 cm (6 ft 8 in) 105 kg (231 lb) Germany ASC Duisburg
Head coach: Patrick Weissinger

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