7 is the deadline to submit the final
Markus Babbel (Bayern Munich),
Thomas Helmer (Bayern Munich), Juergen Kohler (Borussia
Dortmund), Lothar Matthaeus (Bayern Munich), Stefan
Reuter (Borussia Dortmund), Olaf Thon (Schalke),
Christian Woerns (Bayer Leverkusen).
The list that Coach
Berti Vogts presents is made up up
Oliver Kahn (Bayern
Munich), Andreas Koepke (Olympique Marseille),
Jens Lehmann (Schalke).
Steffen Freund (Borussia
Dortmund), Thomas Haessler (Karlsruhe), Dietmar Hamann
(Bayern Munich), Joerg Heinrich (Borussia Dortmund), Jens
Jeremies (1860 Munich), Andreas Moeller (Borussia
Dortmund), Michael Tarnat (Bayern Munich), Christian
Ziege (AC Milan).
Oliver Bierhoff (Udinese), Ulf
Kirsten (Bayer Leverkusen), Juergen Klinsmann , Captain,
(Tottenham Hotspurs), Olaf Marschall
Who did not Make it:
Borussia Dortmund's Matthias Sammer and Bayern Munich
midfielder Mario Basler, both nursing knee injuries.
Vogts named an extra list of 13 players on standby, who
could still make it into the squad if injuries occurred.
Among the 13 are Stuttgart striker Fredi Bobic,
Leverkusen defender Jens Nowotny and Borussia Dortmund
21-year-old midfielder Lars Ricken. Nowotny would
probably have been in the 22 if Matthaeus had not been
Eleven players on the list were
members of the squad who won the 1996 European
championship in England. Nine of the 22 were at the 1994
World Cup finals in the United States, where Germany was
knocked out by Bulgaria in the quarterfinals.