The road to Kyiv started today with the draw for the 1st and 2nd qualifying round in a historic edition of the competition because of the participation of Trepça ’89 who is the champion of Kosovo.
It will be a historic participation for Europa FC from Gibraltar who makes their debut in the competition
The First qualifying round matches will be played on 27/28 June and the 2nd leg is 4/5 July.
DFB Pokal Finale
Eintracht Frankfurt vs Borussia Dortmund 1-2
Finally BVB won the DFB Pokal after some years where they always reached the final but by some reason they couldn´t win it and this time they finally did it, the last time they won it was in 2012.
Coupe de France
In the centenary edition of the tournament PSG claimed the trophy against Angers who played a very good match and were near to extend the match to extra time but PSG won it in the 88th minute.
There were plenty of action in every corner of Germany and now we know all the champions from every regional cup, all the champions qualify directly fr the DFB Pokal 2017-18.
There were many surprises, one of them happened in Sudwest where SV Morlautern defeated the favorite Wormatia Worms and 1.FC Saarbrucken won the Saarlandpokal and they return to the DFB Pokal after some seasons without participating in the tournament.
BFC Dynamo returns to the DFB Pokal after winning to their readitonal rivals Viktoria 3-1, It was a very interesting game in which Viktoria wanted to win again the title that they were defending but BFC Dynamo prevailed as the most strongest side in these final.
Their last participation in the DFB Pokal was in the edition 2015-16
1.FC Saarbrücken is back in the DFB Pokal after their amazing victory 3-0 vs SV Elversbeg in the Saarlandpokal finale.
Despite not finishing in the top 2 of the Regionalliga Südwest, 1.FC Saarbrücken won a very important trophy that allow them to play the prestigious DFB Pokal next season
Europa FC recorded an historic title in Gibraltar and avoided Lincoln to get a world record of obtaining the most titles in a row.
In Italy Juventus won another title and in Croatia with 2 match left until the championship ends HNK Rijeka stopped the dominance of Dinamo Zagreb winning the title for the first time in their history and returning to the UEFA Champions League after almost 20 years ago and in Slovenia NK Maribor won another title
In France AS Erstein won the the Alsatian Division d´Honneur and will play the next season in National 3 (ex CFA2)
Other Alsatian club who are promoted is SC Schiltigheim, the reserves of Racing Strasbourg won the CFA2 (5th tie) but as they have the condition of reserve team they can be promoted and thats why Schiltigheim will play the next season in National 2(ex CFA)
Saint Brieuc from Bretagne won their group and will play also in National 2 (ex CFA)