Germany women's national field hockey team

The Germany women's national field hockey team has represented the unified Germany since 1991.

Germany
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NicknameDie Danas
AssociationDeutscher Hockey-Bund
(German Hockey Federation)
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
CoachXavier Reckinger
Assistant coach(es)Akim Bouchouchi
James Lewis
Dominik Ludwig
Florian Keller
ManagerFabian Schuler
CaptainJanne Müller-Wieland
FIH ranking
Current 3 Steady (21 December 2020)[1]
Olympic Games
Appearances7 (first in 1992)
Best result1st (2004)
World Cup
Appearances14 (first in 1974)
Best result1st (1976, 1981)
EuroHockey Championship
Appearances14 (first in 1984)
Best result1st (2007, 2013)

The team won the gold medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, by defeating the Netherlands in the final.

Tournament recordsEdit

World Cup[2]
Year Host city Position
1974   Mandelieu, France 3rd
1976   West Berlin, West Germany 1st
1978   Madrid, Spain 2nd
1981   Buenos Aires, Argentina 1st
1983   Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 4th
1986   Amsterdam, Netherlands 2nd
1990   Sydney, Australia 8th
1994   Dublin, Ireland 4th
1998   Utrecht, Netherlands 3rd
2002   Perth, Australia 7th
2006   Madrid, Spain 8th
2010   Rosario, Argentina 4th
2014   The Hague, Netherlands 8th
2018   London, England 5th
European Championships[3]
Year Host city Position
1984   Lille, France 3rd
1987   London, England 4th
1991   Brussels, Belgium 2nd
1995   Amsterdam, Netherlands 3rd
1999   Cologne, Germany 2nd
2003   Barcelona, Spain 3rd
2005   Dublin, Ireland 2nd
2007   Manchester, England 1st
2009   Amsterdam, Netherlands 2nd
2011   Mönchengladbach, Germany 2nd
2013   Boom, Belgium 1st
2015   London, England 3rd
2017   Amsterdam, Netherlands 4th
2019   Antwerp, Belgium 2nd
2021   Amsterdam, Netherlands Qualified
FIH World League[4]
Year Round Host city Position
2012–13 Semifinal   Rotterdam, Netherlands 1st
Final   San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina 7th
2014–15 Semifinal   Valencia, Spain 3rd
Final   Rosario, Argentina 3rd
2016–17 Semifinal   Johannesburg, South Africa 2nd
Final   Auckland, New Zealand 6th
FIH Pro League[5]
Year Host city Position
2019   Amsterdam, Netherlands 3rd
2020 No Grand Final Qualified
Olympic Games[6]
Year Host city Position
1980   Moscow, Soviet Union N/A
1984   Los Angeles, United States 2nd
1988   Seoul, South Korea 5th
1992   Barcelona, Spain 2nd
1996   Atlanta, United States 6th
2000   Sydney, Australia 7th
2004   Athens, Greece 1st
2008   Beijing, China 4th
2012   London, United Kingdom 7th
2016   Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 3rd
2020   Tokyo, Japan Qualified
Champions Trophy[7]
Year Host city Position
1987   Amstelveen, Netherlands DNP
1989   Germany, West Germany 3rd
1991   Berlin, Germany 2nd
1993   Amstelveen, Netherlands 3rd
1995   Mar del Plata, Argentina 4th
1997   Berlin, Germany 2nd
1999   Brisbane, Australia 3rd
2000   Amstelveen, Netherlands 2nd
2001   Amstelveen, Netherlands DNP
2002   Macau, China
2003   Sydney, Australia
2004   Rosario, Argentina 2nd
2005   Canberra, Australia 5th
2006   Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2007   Quilmes, Argentina 3rd
2008   Mönchengladbach, Germany 2nd
2009   Sydney, Australia 4th
2010   Nottingham, England 4th
2011   Amstelveen, Netherlands 8th
2012   Roasario, Argentina 4th
2014   Mendoza, Argentina 7th
2016   London, England DNP
2018   Changzhou, China
Champions Challenge I[8]
Year Host city Position
2002   Johannesburg, South Africa DNP
2003   Catania, Italy 1st
2005 – 2014 Did Not Participate

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

The following 18 players represented Germany in the 2020 test match against South Africa on 4 February in Stellenbosch.[9]

Caps and goals current as of 4 February 2020 after the match against South Africa.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
15 1GK Nathalie Kubalski (1993-09-03) 3 September 1993 (age 27) 21 0   Düsseldorfer HC
32 1GK Rosa Krüger (1995-03-19) 19 March 1995 (age 25) 5 0   Harvestehuder

2 2DF Kira Horn (1995-02-12) 12 February 1995 (age 25) 29 1   Club an der Alster
14 2DF Janne Müller-Wieland (C) (1986-10-28) 28 October 1986 (age 34) 309 14   UHC Hamburg
16 2DF Sonja Zimmermann (1999-06-15) 15 June 1999 (age 21) 28 3   Mannheimer HC
19 2DF Maike Schaunig (1996-03-13) 13 March 1996 (age 24) 39 0   Uhlenhorst Mülheim
25 2DF Viktoria Huse (1995-10-24) 24 October 1995 (age 25) 56 6   Club an der Alster
30 2DF Hanna Granitzki (1997-07-31) 31 July 1997 (age 23) 53 3   Club an der Alster

3 3MF Amelie Wortmann (1996-10-21) 21 October 1996 (age 24) 51 2   UHC Hamburg
9 3MF Elisa Gräve (1996-10-18) 18 October 1996 (age 24) 72 3   Düsseldorfer HC
21 3MF Franzisca Hauke (1989-09-10) 10 September 1989 (age 31) 178 16   Harvestehuder
27 3MF Naomi Heyn (1998-09-20) 20 September 1998 (age 22) 24 5   Rot-Weiss Köln
28 3MF Rebecca Grote (1992-08-06) 6 August 1992 (age 28) 26 14   Rot-Weiss Köln

6 4FW Hannah Gablać (1995-02-25) 25 February 1995 (age 25) 88 13   Club an der Alster
8 4FW Anne Schröder (1994-09-11) 11 September 1994 (age 26) 138 11   Club an der Alster
18 4FW Lisa Altenburg (1989-09-23) 23 September 1989 (age 31) 123 30   Club an der Alster
24 4FW Pia Maertens (1999-01-06) 6 January 1999 (age 22) 31 15   Rot-Weiss Köln
66 4FW Pauline Heinz (2001-05-01) 1 May 2001 (age 19) 7 1   Rüsselsheimer

The remainder of the 2020 national squad is as follows:

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Julia Sonntag (1991-11-01) 1 November 1991 (age 29) 53 0   Rot-Weiss Köln v.   Ireland; January 29, 2020

DF Nike Lorenz (1997-03-12) 12 March 1997 (age 23) 110 28   Mannheimer HC v.   South Africa; January 30, 2020
DF Selin Oruz (1997-02-05) 5 February 1997 (age 23) 94 2   Düsseldorfer HC v.   South Africa; January 30, 2020

FW Lena Micheel (1998-04-29) 29 April 1998 (age 22) 45 10   UHC Hamburg v.   South Africa; February 2, 2020
FW Charlotte Stapenhorst (1995-06-15) 15 June 1995 (age 25) 99 30   UHC Hamburg v.   Australia; June 16, 2019
FW Cécile Pieper (1994-08-31) 31 August 1994 (age 26) 112 10   Mannheimer HC v.   Italy; November 3, 2019

Notable playersEdit

ResultsEdit

2020 Fixtures & ResultsEdit

2020 Statistics
Pld W WD LD L GF GA GD Pts
5 5 0 0 0 24 2 +22 15

Ireland Test SeriesEdit

25 January 2020 Test Match Ireland   0–4   Germany Stellenbosch, South Africa
15:00 Report Maertens   9'45'
Huse   29'
Grote   30'
Stadium: PSO Club House
29 January 2020 Test Match Germany   4–1   Ireland Stellenbosch, South Africa
19:00 Lorenz   14'
Micheel   27'
Schröder   32'
Horn   57'
Report Curran   53' Stadium: PSO Club House

South Africa Test SeriesEdit

30 January 2020 Test Match South Africa   0–4   Germany Stellenbosch, South Africa
19:00 Report Maertens   5'54'
Grote   57'
Micheel   59'
Stadium: PSO Club House
2 February 2020 Test Match South Africa   1–8   Germany Stellenbosch, South Africa
16:30 Paton   15' Report Maertens   1'
Heinz   9'
Heyn   21'
Grote   32'51'
Zimmermann   41'50'
Micheel   43'
Stadium: PSO Club House
4 February 2020 Test Match South Africa   0–4   Germany Stellenbosch, South Africa
10:00 Report Heyn   21'
Zimmermann   45+'
Grote   46'
Maertens   49'
Stadium: PSO Club House

FIH Pro LeagueEdit

19 March 2020 Home 1 Germany   v   Belgium Mönchengladbach, Germany
18:30 Report Stadium: Warsteiner HockeyPark
26 March 2020 Home 4 Germany   v   Belgium Hamburg, Germany
14:00 Report Stadium: Uhlenhorster HC
28 March 2020 Home 5 Germany   v   New Zealand Hamburg, Germany
16:30 Report Stadium: Uhlenhorster HC
29 March 2020 Home 6 Germany   v   New Zealand Hamburg, Germany
15:30 Report Stadium: Uhlenhorster HC
25 April 2020 Home 7 Germany   v   China Berlin, Germany
14:30 Report Stadium: Ernst Reuter Sportfeld
26 April 2020 Home 8 Germany   v   China Berlin, Germany
12:30 Report Stadium: Ernst Reuter Sportfeld
20 June 2020 Away 7 Netherlands   v   Germany Amsterdam, Netherlands
15:00 Report Stadium: Wagener Stadium
21 June 2020 Away 8 Netherlands   v   Germany Amsterdam, Netherlands
16:00 Report Stadium: Wagener Stadium

XXXII Olympic GamesEdit

26 July 2020 Pool A Great Britain   v   Germany Tokyo, Japan
09:30 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium
27 July 2020 Pool A Germany   v   India Tokyo, Japan
21:15 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium
29 July 2020 Pool A Germany   v   Ireland Tokyo, Japan
12:15 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium
31 July 2020 Pool A South Africa   v   Germany Tokyo, Japan
09:30 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium
1 August 2020 Pool A Germany   v   Netherlands Tokyo, Japan
18:30 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium

GoalscorersEdit

2020 Goalscoring Table
Pos. Player FG PC PS Total
1 Pia Maertens 5 1 0 6
2 Rebecca Grote 0 4 1 5
3 Lena Micheel 2 1 0 3
Sonja Zimmermann 0 3 0
5 Naomi Heyn 2 0 0 2
6 Pauline Heinz 1 0 0 1
Kira Horn 1 0 0
Viktoria Huse 0 1 0
Nike Lorenz 0 1 0
Anne Schröder 1 0 0
Total 12 11 1 24

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIH Men's and Women's World Ranking". FIH. 21 December 2020. Retrieved 21 December 2020.
  2. ^ "World Cup". fih.ch. International Hockey Federation. Retrieved 4 February 2020.
  3. ^ "European Championships". fih.ch. International Hockey Federation. Retrieved 4 February 2020.
  4. ^ "Hockey World League". fih.ch. International Hockey Federation. Retrieved 4 February 2020.
  5. ^ "FIH Pro League". fihproleague.com. FIH Pro League. Retrieved 4 February 2020.
  6. ^ "Olympic Games". fih.ch. International Hockey Federation. Retrieved 4 February 2020.
  7. ^ "Champions Trophy". fih.ch. International Hockey Federation. Retrieved 4 February 2020.
  8. ^ "Other". fih.ch. International Hockey Federation. Retrieved 4 February 2020.
  9. ^ "Olympia-Vorbereitung: Kantersieg im vorletzten Spiel". web.hockey.de (in German). Deutscher Hockey-Bund. Retrieved 3 February 2020.

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