DFB-Pokal / im Deutschland: Alle Ergebnisse, die Tabelle und der komplette Spielplan der DFB-Pokal der Herren aus dem Landesverband. Der DFB-Pokal (bis Tschammerpokal) ist ein seit ausgetragener Fußball-Pokalwettbewerb für deutsche Vereinsmannschaften. Er wird jährlich vom. 3. Spieltag, - DFB-Pokal - Spielplan der Saison /
Bundesliga since its inception in Reserve sides for most of the time were allowed to participate in the DFB-Pokal but have been excluded since The final has been held at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin every season since Before , the host of the final was determined on short notice.
Originally the cup games were held over two 45 minute halves with two 15 minute overtime periods in case of a draw. If the score was still level after minutes the game was replayed with the home field right reversed.
In the Tschammer-Pokal the semi-final between Waldhof Mannheim and Wacker Wien was played to a draw three times before the game was decided by lot.
The German Football Association decided to hold a penalty shootout if the replay was another draw after a similar situation arose in the cup , when the match between Alemannia Aachen and Werder Bremen had to be decided by lot after two draws.
In —72 and —73 , the matches were held over two legs. The second leg was extended by two additional minute overtime periods if the aggregate was a draw after both legs.
In case the extension brought no decision, a penalty shootout was held. In , the final 1. Hertha BSC had to be replayed, leading to great logistical difficulties.
In the aftermath, the DFB opted not to replay cup finals in the future, instead holding a penalty shootout after extra time. Eventually, this change was extended to all cup games in If the DFB-Pokal winner or both finalists qualify through the Bundesliga for European cup competitions, the best placed team of the Bundesliga not already qualified for at least the Europa League receives the spot.
The first German cup was held in The first final was contested between the two most successful clubs of that era, 1. In , the original trophy, Goldfasanen-Pokal , was substituted by the trophy which is still awarded today, because the original reminded DFB president Peco Bauwens of the Nazi era.
Originally, the DFB-Pokal was a competition open to clubs from the top divisions of German football only. This continued after the establishment of the Bundesliga in Semi-professional and amateur clubs could only enter the competition from onwards, when it was enlarged.
Up until , only the top two divisions of German football, the Bundesliga and 2. Bundesliga, were fully professional but from , with the establishment of the 3.
Liga, the third tier also became fully professional. From the start, the new match ups between Bundesliga and amateurs most usually third division clubs became a source of surprises.
Often titled the "mother of all cup sensations" German: FC Magdeburg became the first fourth division side to eliminate two Bundesliga clubs in one season.
Bundesliga, became cup winners after eliminating several Bundesliga teams in the process. Bundesliga team, but was promoted to the Bundesliga a week before they won the cup final.
Surprise results in the cup attract a strong media coverage in Germany and, at times, abroad. Having won 18 titles, Bayern Munich has been the most successful team in the cup since they won their fourth title in Schalke 04 holds the record for the biggest win in a DFB-Pokal final, winning 5—0 against 1.
East Germany also had its own national cup: It was introduced in and awarded annually until after German reunification in led to the merger of the football leagues of the two Germanys.
One match per round is aired free on Das Erste ; all other matches are available on Sky Sport. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. List of DFB-Pokal winning managers.
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Despite the diverse history of the DFB-Pokal, it has not yet seen two teams from the same club make it to the final. However in , the showpiece included two clubs from the same city, when 1.
There was also a lot of excitement and drama just a year later, when for the first time ever, the DFB-Pokal final went to a penalty shoot-out.
Another truly remarkable story in the DFB-Pokal. Seconds later he fired home a brilliant winner for Gladbach.
Usually all tickets except for those contingents held back for the fans of both finalists are sold out well before the final pairing has been decided.
With eight titles to their name, 1. Its physical value is worth around 30, euros, but of course the sentimental value is far greater than that.
The DFB-Pokal trophy is 54 centimetres tall, weighs 6. The cup, which can hold up to eight litres of beer or champagne, hence making it the perfect celebration tool, had to be elongated by five centimetres in because it had run out of space for engraving the names of future winners.
Ten years later, in , the trophy required another overhaul as Rudi Assauer, sporting director of the then victorious FC Schalke 04, dropped it while celebrating.
The cup was significantly damaged but Rudi Assauer took full responsibility for all repair costs and not only was it a great deed, it became another one of the many funny and colourful stories surrounding the competition.
Football fans in Germany can look back on a wealth of interesting anecdotes as well as the media to pick up on various stories now and again.
Regarding free to air rights, the competition was awarded to ARD for the four-year cycle, while in the pay TV sector, cooperation was extended with Sky.