Völler (62) laid his blog post as Bayer Leverkusens director at Bayer Leverkusen in summer. The enduring expert and also official is one of the most developmental faces in German football. Meyer (54) was significantly entailed in the advancement of the health principle during the Corona dilemma at worldwide and national level, with the assistance of which might be played once again in the Bundesliga much earlier than in various other nations.

The honor took place on August 16, eventually prior to the DFL general assembly, in the Gold Hall of the Dortmund Westfalenhallen, where the Bundesliga was established 60 years ago. Völler was not on website for individual reasons. The DFL honorary award represents acknowledgment for special as well as superior achievements around German expert football, creates the DFL at its rate.

The previous world champ as well as DFB team boss Rudi Völler and also nationwide team doctor Tim Meyer have been awarded the honorary award of the German Football Organization.

13 honor victors had been granted prior to Mayer and Völler: Heribert Bruchhagen, Karl-Heinz Heimann, Jupp Heynckes, Ottmar Hitzfeld, Horst Hrubesch, Karl-Heinz Körbel, Udo Lattek, Lothar Matthäus, Wolfgang Overath, Claudio Pizarro, Fritz Pleitgen, Otto Rehhagel, Uwe Seeler.