Peter Michael Bohm, Canadian Ambassador to Germany, will represent the German opponents of the kick-off next Sunday in the opening match of the women's football World Cup.
Berlin (SID) - Peter Michael Bohm, Canadian Ambassador to Germany, will officially represent the German opponents of the kick-off in the opening match of the women's football World Cup next Sunday. "I will represent the Canadian Government with great joy and with my small Canadian flag", Boehm said the sports information service (SID): "I will include in the stadium while a minority, but I am already."
Both the Deputy Canadian head of State Governor-General David Johnston as well as Prime Minister Stephen Harper will be the opening match not participate. Formal head of State of the North American country is the British Queen Elizabeth II.
Next Sunday (6: 00 pm / ARD), the selection of the German Football Association (DFB) against Canada in the Berlin Olympic Stadium if her opening match at the women's World Cup. The final will take place on 17 July in Frankfurt/Main.