Bundesliga Total!




Compete with other German programs from around the USA, Canada and Mexico. Which school has the greatest experts on the Bundesliga, the world's coolest soccer league? Great prizes such as Bundesliga jerseys, autographs and other soccer memorabilia are waiting for the winners.

During the 2017-18 season we show you the highlights of the most exciting Bundesliga "Match of the Month". Answer the questions correctly. Help your team move up in the standings.

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Hall of Fame

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The Teams

© Simon Hofmann/Bundesliga Bundesliga Total! – West



Rank Team Points
1 (1) Orem Flieger
Orem, Utah
89
1 (2) La Cañada Giganten
La Cañada, Kalifornien
89
3 (5) Yorba Linda Rennpferde
Yorba Linda, Kalifornien
81
3 (6) Cascade Bären
Everett, Washington
81
5 (7) San Diego Fußballer
San Diego, Kalifornien
80
6 (7) Katy Zypressenseen Spartaner
Katy, Texas
79
7(3) Walla Walla Weintrauben
Walla Walla, Washington
78
7 (3) Class on Grass FC Vista
Vista, Kalifornien
78
9 (10) Meridian Maulwürfe
Meridian, Idaho
74
9(15) Claremont Wölfe
Claremont, Kalifornien
74
11 (9) Aloha Löwen
Aloha, Oregon
73
12 (13) Lake Stevens Wikinger
Lake Stevens, Washington
71
13 (12) Delta Hasen
Delta, Utah
69
14 (14) FC Palo Altor
Palo Alto, Kalifornien
66
14 (11) FC Deutsche Bären
Pleasant Hill, Kalifornien
66
16 (17) Chandler Raketen
Chandler, Arizona
64
17 (16) Shining Mountain Dynamo
Boulder, Colorado
50
18 (18) Mt.Si Rotluchse
Snoqualmie, Washington
42
19 (20) Enumclaw Igel
Enumclaw, Washington
37
20 (19) Grants Pass Giganten
Grants Pass, Oregon
21

© Joem Pollex/Bundesliga Bundesliga Total! – South



Rank Team Points
1 (3) Nolan Wikinger
Fort Worth, Texas
85
1(11) NC Gummibären
Cary, North Carolina
85
3 (2) Warren Krieger
San Antonio, Texas
84
3 (6) Marietta BVB Bärenmarder
Marietta, Georgia
84
5 (4) SpVgg Südforsyth Adler
Cumming, Georgia
81
5(1) Vallarta Schwarze Löwen
Puerto Vallarta, Mexiko
81
7(5) Chattanooga Deutschmaster
Chattanooga, Tennessee
79
8 (12) Supergeil FC
Eureka, Missouri
73
8(13) South Riding Wunderball
South Riding, Virginia
73
10 (10) Wikinger Blitz Greensboro
Greensboro, North Carolina
72
10 (14) F.C. Hibriten
Lenoir, North Carolina
72
12 (15) Das Wunder von Bowling Green
Bowling Green, Kentucky
68
13 (9) Newton 1885 Sturm
Newton, Kansas
66
14 (16) Short Pump Schlangen
Richmond, Virginia
56
15 (6) Springfield Springer
Springfield, Virginia
50
16 (8) TSV 1979 Könige
Katy, Texas
49
17 (17) St. Louis Russelbande
St. Louis, Missouri
22
18 (18) River Ridge Ritter
River Ridge, Florida
21

© Johannes Simon - Bundesliga Bundesliga Total! – East



Rank Team Points
1 (1) Borussia Brockway
Brockway, Pennsylvania
84
2 (7) Sportverein Mars
Mars, Pennsylvania
81
3(2) Eintracht Bethel Park
Bethel Park, Pennsylvania
80
4(2) Dynamo Springdale
Springdale, Pennsylvania
77
4(11) Augusta Schafböcke
Cony, Maine
77
6(5) Wheaton Tiger
Wheaton, Illinois
75
6(2) New Hampshire Faultiere
Conval, New Hampshire
75
8 (8) Williamsville Deutschländer
Williamsville, New York
73
9(16) Die Titanen
Wallingford, Connecticut
68
10 (5) Mahopac FC
Mahopac, New York
67
10 (11) Hopewell Bulldoggen
Pennington, New Jersey
67
12(14) NK Schifferkönige
North Kingstown, Rhode Island
65
12 (13) Nashoba Narwale
Bolton, Massachusetts
65
14 (17) Matawan Magier
Matawan, New Jersey
60
15 (18) South Yarmouth Sandfliegen
South Yarmouth, Massachusetts
59
16 (15) Camp Hill Löwen
Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
58
17 (8) FC Schönstadt
Belleville, Illinois
43
18 (9) VfL Fox Chapel 61
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
41,5
19 (19) Miami Carver Super Hornissen
Miami, Florida
38

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Rank Team Points
1(4) FFC Blau-Gold Carmel
Carmel, Indiana
85
2(1) Tintenfisch 17
Brownsburg, Indiana
80
3(2) Die Baxters
Indianapolis, Indiana
78
4(3) Chicago Flammen
Chicago, Illinois
75
5(9) Mega-Mamba Brookfield
Brookfield, Wisconsin
72
5(13) 1. FC Lokomotive Fishers
Fishers, Indiana
72
7(9) SV Bellmont 67
Decatur, Indiana
70
7(6) St. Paul Patrioten
St. Paul, Minnesota
70
9(4) Hortonville Eisbären
Hortonville, Wisconsin
69
9 (13) Lanzenreiter von Madison
Madison, Wisconsin
69
11(17) Plainfield Tiger
Plainfield, Illinois
68
11(9) Die Waschbären
Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
68
13 (6) FC Union Minnesota
Spring Lake Park, Minnesota
66
14 (8) Leslie Schwarzhawks
Leslie, Michigan
65
14 (16) FC Clarkston
Clarkston, Michigan
65
16 (15) Die grünen Panther
Greendale, Wisconsin
61
17 (20) St. Joseph Jaguare
South Bend, Indiana
44
18 (19) FC Cathedral Iren
Indianapolis, Indiana
43
18 (9) Shakopee Deutsch
Shakopee, Minnesota
43
20 (18) Der Kaiser von Chippewa Valley
Clinton, Michigan
30


With the generous support of DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga and Deutsche Welle (DW).
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Official Rules

1. Length of Contest
The “Bundesliga Total!” contest runs from September 2017 to May 2018. 

2. Eligibility
High school and middle school students enrolled in a German program in the USA, Canada, and Mexico are eligible to participate. These students form teams at their respective schools. The number of team members is unlimited. A school can sign up only one team.

Persons and teams that
(i) provide false information regarding their personal data or
(ii) make unlawful statements or statements contradicting the competition rules or
(iii) manipulate or otherwise misuse electronic devices created for the competition
are excluded from eligibility to participate.

3. How to Enter
Teams sign up by sending an e-mail to
stepintogerman@sanfrancisco.goethe.org                   
The contest is divided into three regions. The number of participating schools per region is limited to 20.

4. Selection of Winners
From September through December 2017 the participating teams from the four regions West, North, South and East answer questions about the Bundesliga. The teams receive points for all correct answers. After each round, the standings will be posted on the Step into German website.

The five teams with the highest point total from each region qualify for the “Endrunde” which takes place from January through May 2018. In the “Endrunde”, These 20 teams start again with zero points. The team with the highest point total at the conclusion of the “Endrunde” is the Championship team. 

5. Prizes
The Championship team will receive Bundesliga jerseys and autographs of Bundesliga players. All teams participating in the final rounds will be awarded soccer-related prizes. The prizes will be sent to the German teacher of the participating schools after the conclusion of the contest (May 2018).

6. Liability
The Goethe-Institut will not assume any liability of any kind for the loss or incompleteness of the data transmitted by the participant, unless the loss or incompleteness of the data is a result of intentional or grossly negligent behavior on the part of the Goethe-Institut or its staff. This will also apply to the publication of information by third parties on account of technical errors in the transmission of data and/or unauthorized access.

7. Data Protection
The Goethe-Institut complies with statutory data protection regulations. Participants agree to the storage, processing, and sharing by the Goethe-Institut of the data they supply in the context of participating in the competition. Data will not be disclosed to third parties for other purposes. Participants are free at any time to retrieve information concerning which of their data the Goethe-Institut has stored.

8. Withdrawal
Participants may at any time revoke their consent to such data being stored and consequently withdraw their participation in the competition. The relevant address for such purposes is:
Goethe-Institut San Francisco, 530 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA94108-3623, Attn: “Bundesliga Total!”

By participating, participants expressly agree to these Official Rules. Participation in the competition is not dependent on the purchase of goods or utilization of services.



Hall of Fame

Champions 2017: New Hampshire Faultiere – ConVal Regional High School – Peterborough, New Hampshire
© Cindi Hodgdon

Honorable Mention: Cascade Bären – Cascade High School – Everett, Washington
© Ryan Wolk

Champions 2016: BVB Bärenmarder - The Walker School - Marietta, Georgia
© Bill Morgan

Honorable Mention: Eintracht Bethel - Bethel Park HS - Bethel Park, Pennsylvania
© Christopher Tobias

Honorable Mention: FC Illinois Chicago - German International School - Chicago, Illinois
© Katharina Koch

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