Between 1949 and 1990, separate German national teams were recognised by FIFA due to Allied occupation and division: the DFB's team representing the Federal Republic of Germany (named West Germany from 1949 to 1990), the Saarland team representing the Saar Protectorate (1950–1956) and the East German team representing the German Democratic ...
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West Germany Information about the complete roster of West Germany National Soccer Team in the West Germany 1974 World Cup with players, jersey numbers, position on the field, DOB, club and coach Complete list of players from West Germany roster in the 1974 FIFA Soccer World Cup:
These teams represented the Saarland, the Democratic Republic, and the Federal Republic. The latter team -- known as West Germany -- was the most successful one, winning three World Cups and two European Championships. Since the country’s reunification in 1990, Germany claimed two other major trophies, cementing its place as one of the greatest national teams of all time.
The 1972 West Germany side that won the European Championship has been described by various experts as being the greatest side in the history of the competition. Making their debut, the Germans went through qualifying undefeated with four wins and two draws.
The current Germany team can be legitimately considered as the current incarnation of the West German team, since the West Germany flag, uniform, and football association all became those of the unified Germany. In effect, the West German team absorbed the East German team to become 'the Germany national under-21 football team'.
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August 5, 2013. New details have emerged about the controversial ‘doping’ of the West German team who shocked the game by defeating Hungary 3-2 in the 1954 World Cup Final. A claim that the injections given to some of the players were rather more than mere vitamins – as has long been assumed – is contained in a sensational report lifting the lid on the extent to which sports doping was undertaken in Cold War Germany . . . not in the East but in the West.