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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Endrunde 2017/2018
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Endrunde 2017/2018

Rank Team Points
1(1) Tintenfisch 17
Brownsburg, Indiana
116
2(5) Sportverein Mars
Mars, Pennsylvania
115
3(1) BVB Bärenmarder
Marietta, Georgia
113
3(3) NC Gummibären
Cary, North Carolina
113
5(3) FC Clarkston
Clarkston, Minnesota
111
6(8) FFC Blau-Gold Carmel
Carmel, Indiana
109
7(11) La Canada Giganten
La Canada, California
108
8(8) FC Hibriten
Lenoir, North Carolina
105
8(10) SpVgg Südforsyth Adler
Cumming, Georgia
105
10(5) New Hampshire Faultiere
Conval, New Hampshire
104
10(11) Warren Krieger
San Antonio, Texas
104
12(11) Orem Flieger
Orem, Utah
103
12(7) Cascade Bären
Everett, Washington
103
12(16) Yorba Linda Rennpferde
Yorba Linda, California
103
15(11) Nolan Wikinger
Forth Worth, Texas
102
16(16) Dynamo Springdale
Springdale, Pennsylvania
99
17(15) Borussia Brockway
Brockway, Pennsylvania
97
18(20) Katy Zypressenseen Spartaner
Katy, Texas
89
19(19) Augusta Schafböcke
Cony, Maine
88
20(18) St. Paul Patrioten
St. Paul, Minnesota
65
21(21) Die Baxters
Indianapolis, Indiana
42


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


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

The teams of the 2017/2018 season

© Simon Hofmann/Bundesliga Bundesliga Total! – West



Rank Team Points
1 (1) Orem Flieger
Orem, Utah
112
2 (2) La Cañada Giganten
La Cañada, Kalifornien
108
3 (6) Katy Zypressenseen Spartaner
Katy, Texas
100
4 (3) Yorba Linda Rennpferde
Yorba Linda, Kalifornien
99
5 (3) Cascade Bären
Everett, Washington
97
6 (7) Class on Grass FC Vista
Vista, Kalifornien
96
6(7) Walla Walla Weintrauben
Walla Walla, Washington
96
8(14) FC Deutsche Bären
Pleasant Hill, Kalifornien
95
9 (11) Aloha Löwen
Aloha, Oregon
94
10(5) San Diego Fußballer
San Diego, Kalifornien
93
11 (9) Claremont Wölfe
Claremont, Kalifornien
92
12 (13) Delta Hasen
Delta, Utah
90
13 (9) Meridian Maulwürfe
Meridian, Idaho
86
14 (14) FC Palo Altor
Palo Alto, Kalifornien
85
15(16) Chandler Raketen
Chandler, Arizona
79
16 (17) Shining Mountain Dynamo
Boulder, Colorado
71
16 (12) Lake Stevens Wikinger
Lake Stevens, Washington
71
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) Warren Krieger
San Antonio, Texas
105
2(1) NC Gummibären
Cary, North Carolina
104
3 (10) F.C. Hibriten
Lenoir, North Carolina
101
4 (3) Marietta BVB Bärenmarder
Marietta, Georgia
100
4(5) SpVgg Südforsyth Adler
Cumming, Georgia
100
4(1) Nolan Wikinger
Fort Worth, Texas
100
7(5) Vallarta Schwarze Löwen
Puerto Vallarta, Mexiko
97
8 (10) Wikinger Blitz Greensboro
Greensboro, North Carolina
91
9(8) Supergeil FC
Eureka, Missouri
87
10 (8) South Riding Wunderball
South Riding, Virginia
82
11 (13) Newton 1885 Sturm
Newton, Kansas
81
12 (7) Chattanooga Deutschmaster
Chattanooga, Tennessee
79
13 (14) Short Pump Schlangen
Richmond, Virginia
75
14 (12) Das Wunder von Bowling Green
Bowling Green, Kentucky
68
15 (15) Springfield Springer
Springfield, Virginia
50
16 (16) 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
106
2 (4) Dynamo Springdale
Springdale, Pennsylvania
101
3(2) Sportverein Mars
Mars, Pennsylvania
97
4(4) Augusta Schafböcke
Cony, Maine
96
4(6) New Hampshire Faultiere
Conval, New Hampshire
96
6(6) Wheaton Tiger
Wheaton, Illinois
93
6(3) Eintracht Bethel Park
Bethel Park, Pennsylvania
93
6(8) Mahopac FC
Mahopac, New York
93
9(10) Hopewell Bulldoggen
Pennington, New Jersey
87
10 (8) Williamsville Deutschländer
Williamsville, New York
86
10 (9) Die Titanen
Wallingford, Connecticut
86
10(15) South Yarmouth Sandfliegen
South Yarmouth, Massachusetts
86
10 (17) FC Schönstadt
Belleville, Illinois
86
14 (12) Nashoba Narwale
Bolton, Massachusetts
85
15 (12) NK Schifferkönige
North Kingstown, Rhode Island
83
16 (16) Camp Hill Löwen
Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
77
17 (14) Matawan Magier
Matawan, New Jersey
72
18 (19) Miami Carver Super Hornissen
Miami, Florida
51
19 (18) VfL Fox Chapel 61
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
41,5

Lukas Schulze/Bundesliga Bundesliga Total! – North



Rank Team Points
1(2) Tintenfisch 17
Brownsburg, Indiana
105
2(1) FFC Blau-Gold Carmel
Carmel, Indiana
98
3(3) Die Baxters
Indianapolis, Indiana
95
4(7) St. Paul Patrioten
St. Paul, Minnesota
94
5(14) FC Clarkston
Clarkston, Michigan
94
6(5) Mega-Mamba Brookfield
Brookfield, Wisconsin
91
7(5) 1. FC Lokomotive Fishers
Fishers, Indiana
90
7(4) Chicago Flammen
Chicago, Illinois
90
7(9) Lanzenreiter von Madison
Madison, Wisconsin
90
10(11) Die Waschbären
Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
89
11(11) Plainfield Tiger
Plainfield, Illinois
85
11(9) Hortonville Eisbären
Hortonville, Wisconsin
85
11 (7) SV Bellmont 67
Decatur, Indiana
85
14 (13) FC Union Minnesota
Spring Lake Park, Minnesota
66
15(14) Leslie Schwarzhawks
Leslie, Michigan
65
16 (16) Die grünen Panther
Greendale, Wisconsin
61
17 (17) St. Joseph Jaguare
South Bend, Indiana
44
18 (18) FC Cathedral Iren
Indianapolis, Indiana
43
18 (19) Shakopee Deutsch
Shakopee, Minnesota
43
20 (20) Der Kaiser von Chippewa Valley
Clinton, Michigan
30


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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