The controversial official Rainer Koch is no longer the Bureau of the German Football Federation (DFB) after 15 years. The previous interim president lost in a vote on Friday on the Bundestag in Bonn surprisingly clearly against the DFB Presidentss science professor Silke Sitting.
For the office of the first vice-president amateurs he had no longer choosed. Koch (63) are accused of his critics numerous misconducts and entanglements in dubious machinations.
Most recently, the former DFB Presidents Theo Twenty, Reinhard Grindel and Fritz Keller asked to end the “System Koch”. Chef still sits in the DFB board.
Hans-Joachim Watzke was confirmed as the first Vice-President League of the delegates unanimously. Successor of the assigned Stephan Osnabergge as treasurer Stephan Grunwald, successor cooking for the amateur Ronny Zimmermann.
Donata Hops is as chairman of the Management Board of the German Football League (DFL) also confirmed Vice-President. Ex-national player Celia Sasic takes over the office of the new vice-president for equality and diversity.