The Germany national football team (German: Deutsche Fußballnationalmannschaft or Die Mannschaft) represents Germany in men's international football and played its first match in 1908. The team is governed by the German Football Association (Deutscher Fußball-Bund), founded in 1900. The German national team has excellent records in many competitions. Germany is also the only European nation that has won a FIFA World Cup in the Americas.
Nickname: Nationalelf | DFB-Team | DFB-Elf | Die Mannschaft
Association: Deutscher Fußball-Bund
Head coach:Hansi Flick
Top score: Miroslav Klose
Main trophies: World Cup: 4 | UEFA European Championship: 2
Player records: Most games played: Lothar Matthäus (150) | Top goalscore: Miroslav Klose (71)