Gernot Rohr coached in Africa for six years – first in Tunisia, then Gabon and Niger and finally in Burkina Faso. Political unrest in the country meant he had to leave the country in 2015. Before he left, we caught up with him in Ouagadougou.
The DFB has sacked Steffi Jones as the coach of Germany's women's football team. The move follows a disappointing SheBelieves Cup in the United States, in which the Germans failed to win a single contest.
More than 20,000 Borussia Dortmund supporters boycotted their team's Bundesliga game against Augsburg in protest at Monday night football. They feel left behind by the commercialization of the game.
Frankfurt-born Emre Can was one of the winners at the German Football Ambassador awards. The main prize went to Gernot Rohr for promoting Germany through international football.
Already a world champion and cult hero, Bastian Schweinsteiger is now also German football ambassador. The Chicago Fire midfielder wins the audience prize, while Miroslav Klose and coach Horst Kriete are also winners.
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