Pictures of the game

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Schweres Spiel gegen Weltklasse-Gegner

Deutschland verliert gegen Japan 14:24 (7:7/0:3/0:14/7:0)


Japan wins 24:14

Germany - Japan 14:24 (7:7/0:3/0:14/7:0)

Third quarter decides the game[more]

Liveticker in the Internet

With the live ticker you can follow the game play for play.[more]

Defensive Coordinator Walter Rohlfing: „Wir werden vorbereitet sein.“

Deutschland trifft im 1. German-Japan-Bowl auf den Vizeweltmeister[more]

U-19 Womens's Allstarteam plays during German-Japan-Bowl Power Party

The NRW Under-19 Women's Allstarteam plays this Saturday at 14:00 clock in front of the ESPRIT arena against the Under-19 women's Allstars of Rheinland-Pfalz.

German National Team in Practice Camp in Duisburg

Halftime review after four practice units.



Rosters for the game

Both teams have nominate the 45 players for the German Japan Bowl

Japan - Germany[more]

National team in training camp in Duisburg

Preparations for German-Japan-Bowl start now.


Japan is on the way

Good news from Japan: Just in time, the situation in the European air traffic relaxed to the point that the fully booked Boeing 777-300ER All Nippon Airways with 350 passengers was able to start today in Tokyo. Destiantion Frankfurt / Main. Also on board the baggage of the Japanese national team, which to take up German-Japan Bowl I against the German national team in Düsseldorf on 24th of April. [more]

Olympic medal winner wish his brother good luck for the debut

They are brothers and they love American Football: Jason and Richard Adjei. While Richard was several years ago in the national team, the international career of brother Jason is just beginning on Saturday at the German-Japan Bowl in the ESPRIT arena in Düsseldorf.[more]

German Japan Bowl Radio Spot at Antenne Düsseldorf

The Radio "Antenne Düsseldorf" is sending 20 sec spots to advertise for the German Japan Bowl.

To hear the radio outside of Düsseldorf you can use the webradio:


The 20 sec Radio Spot[more]

German Japan Bowl live at Eurosport 2

The German-Japan-Bowl on 24th of  April in the Düsseldorf ESPRIT Arena will be shown live on television. Eurosport 2 will transmit the international match between Germany and Japan, across Europe from 19 o'clock. Eurosport 2 is the digital sister channel of the leading European sports channel Eurosport division based in Paris and the Eurosport channel group specializes specifically on live re[more]

Jan Stecker's stadium announcer at the German-Japan Bowl

The Voice of the Rhein Fire heats up the fans[more]

Youth Combine at the German-Japan-Bowl

NRW-association test promising talent in the Combine.[more]

Accreditation form online

For more information please visit the Press page.[more]

Advertising for the German-Japan Bowl is picking up speed

XXL-posters set up in Düsseldorf.[more]

60-man roster named for German-Japan-Bowl

AFVD-Leistungssportdirektor Marshall Happer, and the two coordinators of the national team, Brad Arbon (Offense) and Walter Rohlfing (Defense) have named the 60 players who have been listed to be among the 45 athletes playing on 24th of April  the first American football match of Germany against the two-time world champion Japan in Düsseldorf ESPRIT Arena. In the preparation for the European[more]

Fans can look forward to power party and Pregame Show

Event-Agentur 2plus plans Show at the 1st German-Japan Bowl.

Kick-off on 24th April at 19:00 Clock.


Official Poster & Banner released

The AFVD in cooperation with ESPRIT arena published the official poster for the German Janpan Bowl in Düsseldorf.

The Poster and Banner is free to use to advertise online for the German Japan Bowl.

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Group Offers available

Save yourself now tickets for the German-Japan Bowl and benefit from the special group offers.[more]

Preparations for German Japan Bowl are on the way

The Organizing Committee of the German-Japan Bowl have met on 03.02.10 in the ESPRIT arena. For the ESPRIT arena Managing Director Jörg Mitze and Senior Project Manager Heiko Müller took part. The AFVD was represented by its President, Robert Huber and the Vice-Presidents Peter Springwald and Uwe Talke.[more]

German-Japan-Bowl am 24.04.2010

German Japan Bowl 2010

Three months before the European Championship in their own country is just good for the last test of the German football team the best of all.


On April 24, 2010 Germany will meet Japan for the first time in a national team contest in the Germany-Japan Bowl in the ESPRIT arena in Düsseldorf. The organizer of the game is DüsseldorfCongress, the operating company of the ESPRIT arena.


German Japan Bowl presents at the Rice Bowl

Pressekonferenz zum German Japan Bowl beim Rice Bowl am 03.01.2010 (v. l. n. r.): Hidetsugu Hirai, Vizepräsident JAFA, Robert Huber, AFVD Präsident, Teruo Taniguchi, JAFA Präsident und Masahito Tanaka, Vorsitzender Nationalmannschafts-Komitee.

Japan American Football Association is looking forward to the Continental Friendship Game. As part of the Rice Bowl, the national final of the Japan American Football League at the Tokyo Dome in front of 22,000 spectators AFVD President Robert Huber and JAFA President Teruo Taniguchi presented the project to the press and public.[more]