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Germany physiotherapist Adolf Katzenmeier dies aged 81

Adolf Katzenmeier photographed in 2004.

Germany's veteran physiotherapist Adolf Katzenmeier died on Wednesday aged 81.

Katzenmeier worked for the German FA (DFB) for 45 years, 34 of them as the national team's physiotherapist.

He was called up to the DFB by Bundestrainer Sepp Herberger in 1963, and for 11 years worked for the youth teams as well as the Olympic Games squad.

Ahead of the 1974 World Cup in Germany, he was promoted to the national team where he was first occupied the role of massager and later became the chief of the physio-department.

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

England to face Germany at Dortmund in first friendly match of 2017

Harry Kane celebrates after England's win against Germany in Berlin earlier this year.

England have announced that they will play a friendly against Germany at Borussia Dortmund in March.

The fixture, England's first of 2017, will be played on Wednesday March 22.

It comes four days ahead of the 2018 World Cup qualifier against Lithuania at Wembley.

England beat Germany...

Ex-goalkeeper Tim Wiese wants to be WWE's unbeatable bad guy

Tim Wiese says the fans can insult him as much as they like.

Goalkeeper-turned-wrestler Tim Wiese wants be "the bad guy" when he makes his official WWE debut in Munich next month.

What's more, he's been quick to warn his opponents: "I am unbeatable."

The former Hoffenheim and Germany player, 34, switched to wrestling after deciding that he "no longer cares two figs about football."

After extensive training, Wiese is ready for his full WWE debut alongside Cesaro and Sheamus. He told SID: "I will hurt the others -- they won't hurt me. Whoever takes...

Germany won't build base for 2018 World Cup in Russia - Oliver Bierhoff

Joachim Low praises his side's quick goals against Northern Ireland, which allowed them to slow play down for an easy win.

Germany are to examine options for a base camp at the 2018 World Cup, but general manager Oliver Bierhoff has told kicker they will not build one as they did in Brazil two years ago.

With Germany having taken nine points from three qualifying matches, the flying start has led officials to speak about plans for the tournament in Russia.

But Bierhoff said: "The World Cup will be a big challenge regarding the camp and logistics.

"You can't just build a Campo Bahia [the base in Brazil] everywhere. We...

 By Mark Lovell

Jerome Boateng says Bayern Munich captaincy would be 'dream and honour'

Jerome Boateng says he is not upset that Manuel Neuer was given the German captaincy ahead of him.

Jerome Boateng says it would be "a dream" to captain Bayern Munich and also revealed he might quit international football following the 2018 World Cup.

Boateng, 28, was overlooked for the German captaincy last month when national coach Joachim Low instead chose Manuel Neuer in succession to Bastian Schweinsteiger.

Germany have never had a black captain before, but Boateng doesn't have an issue with his Bayern teammate assuming the responsibility ahead of him.

"I'm quite relaxed about it all," Boateng...