Germany men's national field hockey team

The Germany men's national field hockey team is one of the most successful sides in the world, winning gold at the Summer Olympics four times (including once as West Germany), the Hockey World Cup twice, the EuroHockey Nations Championship eight times (including twice as West Germany) and the Hockey Champions Trophy nine times (including three times as West Germany).

AssociationDeutscher Hockey-Bund
(German Hockey Federation)
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
CoachKais Al Saadi[1]
ManagerEric Langner
CaptainTobias Hauke
Most capsMatthias Witthaus
Philipp Crone (327)
Top scorerBjörn Michel (229)
FIH ranking
Current 5 (1 September 2021)[2]
Highest1 (2003–2004, 2006–2009, 2012–2013)
Lowest7 (June 2019)
Olympic Games
Appearances19 (first in 1908)
Best result1st (1972, 1992, 2008, 2012)
World Cup
Appearances14 (first in 1971)
Best result1st (2002, 2006)
EuroHockey Championships
Appearances18 (first in 1970)
Best result1st (1970, 1978, 1991, 1995, 1999, 2003, 2011, 2013)
Semifinal match 2006 between Germany and Spain