Experience football fever in the German Football Museum
He’s running. Faster. Even faster. Will he get it? No one can stay in their seats. They jump to their feet. Hold their breath. He shoots. They cheer: Goal!!!!! The stadium erupts; there’s no holding back now.
Football is emotional, honest and gripping. It unites. In the Ruhr Region more than anywhere else. At the end of the shift, the miners played football on the rough local football pitches and bloodied their knees on the ash surface. That was passion. In those days mostly just for lads. But women have been playing football for many years now and sometimes show the lads what “winners” really look like.
German Football Museum
Platz der Deutschen Einheit 1