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The 2011–12 DFB-Pokal, the 62nd season of Germany's premier football cup competition, came to a close on 12 May 2012 when Borussia Dortmund played against Bayern Munich at the Olympiastadion in Berlin.

2012 DFB-Pokal Final
2012 DFB-Pokal Final programme.jpg
Match programme cover
Event2011–12 DFB-Pokal
Date12 May 2012 (2012-05-12)
VenueOlympiastadion, Berlin
RefereePeter Gagelmann (Bremen)[1]
Attendance75,708
WeatherClear
11 °C (52 °F)
41% humidity[2]
2011
2013

Borussia Dortmund won 5–2, their third DFB-Pokal triumph and the completion of their first Bundesliga and DFB-Pokal double.[3][4][5]

Contents

Route to the finalEdit

The DFB-Pokal began with 64 teams in a single-elimination knockout cup competition. There were a total of five rounds leading up to the final. Teams were drawn against each other, and the winner after 90 minutes would advance. If still tied, 30 minutes of extra time was played. If the score was still level, a penalty shoot-out was used to determine the winner.[6]

Note: In all results below, the score of the finalist is given first (H: home; A: away).

Borussia Dortmund Round Bayern Munich
Opponent Result 2011–12 DFB-Pokal Opponent Result
SV Sandhausen (A) 3–0 First round Eintracht Braunschweig (A) 3–0
Dynamo Dresden (H) 2–0 Second round FC Ingolstadt (H) 6–0
Fortuna Düsseldorf (A) 0–0 (a.e.t.) (5–4 p) Round of 16 VfL Bochum (A) 2–1
Holstein Kiel (A) 4–0 Quarter-finals VfB Stuttgart (A) 2–0
Greuther Fürth (A) 1–0 (a.e.t.) Semi-finals Borussia Mönchengladbach (A) 0–0 (a.e.t.) (4–2 p)

MatchEdit

DetailsEdit

Borussia Dortmund5–2Bayern Munich
Report
Attendance: 75,708
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Borussia Dortmund
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bayern Munich
GK 1   Roman Weidenfeller   23'   34'
RB 26   Łukasz Piszczek
CB 4   Neven Subotić
CB 15   Mats Hummels   83'
LB 29   Marcel Schmelzer
CM 21   İlkay Gündoğan
CM 5   Sebastian Kehl (c)
RW 16   Jakub Błaszczykowski   84'
AM 23   Shinji Kagawa   81'
LW 19   Kevin Großkreutz
CF 9   Robert Lewandowski
Substitutes:
GK 20   Mitchell Langerak   34'
DF 27   Felipe Santana
MF 7   Moritz Leitner
MF 11   Mario Götze
MF 14   Ivan Perišić   84'
MF 22   Sven Bender   81'
FW 18   Lucas Barrios
Manager:
  Jürgen Klopp
 
GK 1   Manuel Neuer
RB 21   Philipp Lahm (c)
CB 17   Jérôme Boateng
CB 28   Holger Badstuber   51'
LB 27   David Alaba   69'
CM 31   Bastian Schweinsteiger   70'
CM 30   Luiz Gustavo   46'
RW 10   Arjen Robben
AM 39   Toni Kroos
LW 7   Franck Ribéry
CF 33   Mario Gómez
Substitutes:
GK 22   Hans-Jörg Butt
DF 13   Rafinha
DF 26   Diego Contento   69'
MF 23   Danijel Pranjić
MF 25   Thomas Müller   46'
MF 44   Anatoliy Tymoshchuk
FW 11   Ivica Olić
Manager:
  Jupp Heynckes

Assistant referees:[1]
Matthias Anklam (Buchholz in der Nordheide)
Sascha Thielert (Buchholz in der Nordheide)
Fourth official:[1]
Marco Fritz (Korb)

Match rules

  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Seven named substitutes, of which up to three may be used.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Schiedsrichter Gagelmann pfeift DFB-Pokalfinale" [Referee Gagelmann officiates DFB-Pokal final]. focus.de (in German). Focus. 16 April 2012. Retrieved 5 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Weather History for Berlin Tegel, DE". Weather Underground. The Weather Company. 12 May 2012. Retrieved 29 April 2017.
  3. ^ "Lewandowski hat-trick secures domestic double for Jurgen Klopp's men". Goal.com. 12 May 2012. Retrieved 11 June 2012.
  4. ^ "Bayern Munich shaken to the core by Borussia Dortmund humiliation". Guardian. 12 May 2012. Retrieved 11 June 2012.
  5. ^ "Borussia Dortmund 5-2 Bayern Munich". ESPN. 12 May 2012. Retrieved 11 June 2012.
  6. ^ "Modus" [Mode]. DFB.de (in German). German Football Association. 15 August 2012. Retrieved 11 June 2015.

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