Two weeks before the start of the women's football World Cup in Germany (26 June to 17 July) the enthusiasm of the fans holds for the German team still in bounds.
New - two weeks before the start of the women's football World Cup in Germany (26 June to 17 July) the enthusiasm of the fans is for the German team still in bounds. On early Sunday evening, about 500 viewers wanted to see were at the beginning of the last course before the final round in their public training in the Frankfurt suburb Neu Isenburg.
"True harmony in the team." "For us counts only, that we are world champion team", said striker INKA Grings, which compete with her team mates at the beginning of the World Cup in the sold-out Berlin Olympic Stadium against Canada (18.00 / ARD) must. Aggressor Alexandra Popp fever already to the game: "we are in the course still an or others learn - and then it finally go."
Up to external Defender Verena Faisst (VfL Wolfsburg), due to a thigh problem, where only one unit of running as a precaution, all German players took part in the team training. Also the last broken right Defender Linda Bresonik (FCR Duisburg) trained with the team.
In the 21-member World Cup squad by coach Silvia Neid are 13 World Champions 2007 and four U20 honorees of 2010. You should make the choice of the German Football Association (DFB) by the third triumph in a row to the sole record world champion. The team is led by record international Birgit Prinz. The three-time world Fu?ballerin that her international career at the final in her hometown of Frankfurt Crown and would like to end, is the oldest player in the squad. Nadine Angerer, Annike Krahn, Babett Peter, Bresonik, Simone Laudehr, Kerstin Garefrekes and Kim Kulig goalkeeper are placed next to Prince.
The German team, which is to convene on 21 June in Berlin for the World Cup, meets after against Canada on June 30 in Frankfurt/Main Africa champion Nigeria (8.45 pm / ARD), and on July 5 in Monchengladbach France (8.45 pm / ZDF). Before the last World Cup test against Norway is on Thursday in Mainz on the program (20.30 / ZDF).
Envy has assembled its team since the April 11 for so far six courses. In the previous three tests, the German selection asserted itself against North Korea (2-0), Italy (5-0) and the Netherlands (5-0). The German team is one of the major title Favorites at the World Championships in addition to Olympic gold United States, Vice World Champion Brazil.