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DFB official Siggi Dietrich hopes for an upswing through the Vice European Cup of German Footballers.
"We have to use the Hype experienced in England and the new popularity of women's football to start a new age," said the chairman of the DFB committee for women-federal leagues to the "kicker". However, Dietrich also emphasized that it must be a joint effort: "We are all in demand - the DFB, the clubs with the DFL in the background, but also the media," said the 65 -year -old.
The team of national coach Martina Voss-Tecklenburg had reached the final at the European Championship and lost 1-2 after extension against host England.
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national coach Martina Voss-Tecklenburg wishes for the sport after the great EM appearance of the German football women. © Uwe Anspach/dpa national coach Martina Voss-Tecklenburg (R) gives a speech in the Romans in front of the assembled team. «We now need clear strategies and implementations.
A good signal is to play the opening game of the women's Bundesliga between Eintracht Frankfurt and Bayern Munich on September 16 in the Deutsche-Bank-Park. "But that can only be the beginning," said Dietrich. It is elementary that all games are broadcast live.
on the subject of equal pay, the same payment of men and women, said the official: “You can only distribute the cake that is there, which was previously generated. And unfortunately the income among women in Germany is still significantly lower than among men. However, the cake can be baked larger with marketing strategies and then dimensioning appropriately and transparently. » An alternative could also be "investing with higher premiums and salaries in development processes over a certain period of time".
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