Overview

Team profile

Germany

Prior to reunification, East Germany won the women's volleyball silver medal at the Moscow 1980 Olympic Games. The East German team were also crowned European champions in 1983 and 1989.
Since reunification, the German women's team have qualified for the Olympic Games three times. A sixth place finish at the Sydney 2000 Games remains the team's best performance. Germany's best finish in the FIVB Volleyball World Championship as a united country came in 1994, where they finished in fifth place. They were 11th last time around, in 2018.
Germany have been more successful on the continental stage, winning two bronze medals at the European Championships in 1991 and 1993, followed by two silvers in 2011 and 2013.
Germany were present at the inaugural FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix in 1993 and competed for the 18th time in the last edition of the competition finishing in 15th place overall. The German team have won the World Grand Prix bronze medal twice since 1993, in 2002 and 2009.

Coach

Koslowski Felix

Koslowski Felix

Thirty-five-year-old Felix Koslowski may be one of the youngest coaches in the competition but the German coach does not fall short on experience, being a long-time assistant coach of Italian Giovanni Guidetti. He began playing in 1995 for the youth team of German club Schweriner SC, where he won five titles. He continued his playing career in Tigers Volley Ludwigslust, and also played beach volleyball in national tournaments in 2005. He started coaching in 2003 as assistant in Schweriner SC in the Bundesliga. Koslowski became Guidetti's assistant in the German women's national team in 2006. After a few seasons coaching in Italy, he moved back to Germany and coached VfB 91 Suhl from 2010 to 2013. Koslowski succeeded Luciano Pedulla as coach of the German national team in 2015.

Staff

  • Team Manager Döring Michael
  • Assistant coach Vollmer Andreas
  • Doctor Hemmer Stefan
  • Physiotherapist Rensing Nadine

Schedule

{{labels.LoadingMatches}}

{{labels.NoMatchesAvailable}}

Ranking

Rank Teams Matches Result Details Sets Points
Total Won Lost 3-0 3-1 3-2 2-3 1-3 0-3 Points Won Lost Ratio Won Lost Ratio
1
China
15 12 3 10 1 1 0 1 2 35 37 12 3.083 1153 973 1.184
2
USA
15 12 3 6 4 2 1 1 1 35 39 17 2.294 1283 1137 1.128
3
Brazil
15 11 4 8 2 1 3 1 0 35 40 16 2.500 1318 1150 1.146
4
Italy
15 11 4 4 5 2 3 0 1 34 39 21 1.857 1375 1233 1.115
5
Turkey
15 11 4 7 2 2 1 1 2 32 36 18 2.000 1259 1109 1.135
6
Poland
15 9 6 1 5 3 2 2 2 26 33 29 1.137 1360 1354 1.004
7
Belgium
15 8 7 3 2 3 1 2 4 22 28 29 0.965 1208 1260 0.958
8
Dominican Republic
15 8 7 0 4 4 1 5 1 21 31 33 0.939 1422 1437 0.989
9
Japan
15 7 8 4 3 0 1 4 3 22 27 27 1.000 1225 1213 1.009
10
Germany
15 7 8 3 3 1 1 1 6 21 24 29 0.827 1169 1180 0.990
11
Netherlands
15 6 9 4 1 1 3 3 3 20 27 30 0.900 1206 1259 0.957
12
Thailand
15 5 10 2 3 0 1 0 9 16 17 33 0.515 1046 1170 0.894
13
Serbia
15 5 10 2 3 0 0 5 5 15 20 33 0.606 1132 1210 0.935
14
Russia
15 3 12 1 2 0 1 5 6 10 16 38 0.421 1112 1283 0.866
15
Korea
15 3 12 2 1 0 0 7 5 9 16 37 0.432 1092 1222 0.893
16
Bulgaria
15 2 13 0 2 0 1 5 7 7 13 41 0.317 1126 1296 0.868

Photos