Germany national volleyball team

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Germany
Nickname(s)Die Adler (The Eagles)
Die Mannschaft (The Team)
Association'Deutscher Volleyball-Verband
ConfederationCEV
Head coachAndrea Giani
FIVB ranking27 (as of October 2018)
Uniforms
Home
Away
Third
Summer Olympics
Appearances3 (First in 1972)
Best result5th (2012)
World Championship
Appearances6 (First in 1956)
Best resultBronze (2014)
World Cup
Appearances2 (First in 1969)
Best result7th (1991)
European Championship
Appearances12 (First in 1963)
Best resultSilver medal with cup.svg (2017)
www.volleyball-verband.de (German)

The Germany men's national volleyball team is the national team of Germany. It is governed by the DVV (Deutscher Volleyball-Verband). It takes part in international volleyball competitions. Germany won the gold medal in World Championship 1970 under East Germany. It won the bronze medal in the 2014 World Championships.

After German reunification, West Germany (1949–1990) was renamed Germany and they absorbed East Germany (1949–1990) with the records.

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