Explore similar results starting at $25! View more
FRANKFURT, GERMANY (NOVEMBER 29, 2010) (REUTERS) ***CONTAINS FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY*** EXTERIOR OF FRANKFURT FAIR GROUND, VENUE FOR 2011 FIFA WOMEN'S SOCCER WORLD CUP DRAW / FIFA FLAGS FLYING OUTSIDE WELCOME BANNER OUTSIDE PAN FROM PHOTOGRAPHERS TO STEFFI JONES, HEAD OF WOMEN'S WORLD CUP ORGANISING COMMITTEE, MORAWI MAKUDI, FIFA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER AND HEAD OF THE WOMEN'S SOCCER WORLD CUP COMMISSION, AND TATJANA HAENNI, HEAD OF FIFA'S DIVISION FOR WOMEN'S COMPETITIONS HOLDING OFFICIAL POSTER POSTER READING "FIFA WOMEN'S WORLD CUP GERMANY 2011" PHOTOGRAPHER TAKING PICTURES (SOUNDBITE) (English) HEAD OF WOMEN'S WORLD CUP ORGANISING COMMITTEE, STEFFI JONES, SAYING: "The standard of women's football is getting higher and higher and we're hoping that this World Cup is going to show all the world that it's not only a sport, it is like a football game that really unites teams, fans, everybody and it doesn't matter what you look like, where you come from." PHOTOGRAPHER TAKING PICTURES (SOUNDBITE) (German) HEAD OF WOMEN'S WORLD CUP ORGANISING COMMITTEE, STEFFI JONES, SAYING: (We hope) "that we will be able to create a worldwide boom and write our own history here in Germany. And if our women become world champions then everything will have gone perfectly." OFFICIAL WITH COUNTRY SIGNS IN "MIXED ZONE" WIDE OF REPORTERS INTERVIEWING PLAYERS AND COACHES STEFFI JONES PRESENTING OFFICIAL SOCCER BALL CAMERAMAN FILMING (SOUNDBITE) (German) GERMAN WOMEN'S PLAYER, SASKIA BARTUSIAK, SAYING: "Sure we want to become world champions again. That's for sure. But I think there is no pressure involved. We want to have fun here at home in Germany and I think that's the most important thing." CANADA COACH CAROLINA MORACE BEING INTERVIEWED / REPORTERS (SOUNDBITE) (English) CANADA COACH CAROLINA MORACE SAYING: "We know that Germany is the best team, not just because they win -- because they play very well. So we know also that in each tournament, the first game is always, the players are nervous. We know also that Germany has much more experience than us but soccer is not a science. It could also happen that the U.S. arrive in the qualifications. Everything could happen." CAMERAWOMAN FILMING (SOUNDBITE) (English) FRANCE COACH, BRUNO BINI, SAYING: "If you ask all the teams, nobody wants to play against Deutschland (Germany) in Deutschland. But it's like this." STEFFI JONES POSING FOR CAMERAS WITH OFFICIAL SOCCER BALL PHOTOGRAPHER TAKING PICTURES STEFFI JONES AND FAN ON STAGE WITH SOCCER BALL AND T-SHIRT
Dateline: 2010

Germany: Football / Soccer - Women's World Cup Host Hopeful To Write Histo...

Item ID: 110006823

By: Reuters

Editorial Usage ?

Content that is newsworthy or of general public interest and not cleared for advertising, promotional, merchandising or any other commercial uses.

To discuss advanced commercial use options contact us at +1 (855) 410-6789 or licenses@pond5.com

Digital Only License
All Media License
License Options
720 x 576 / PAL / mp4 / 185.3MB / H.264
Best Price Guarantee ?

Found this item somewhere else at a lower price? We'll match it. More details here.

We are preparing your download. This process might take up to 2 minutes.
Add to Cart
Need custom pricing for your project?
Contact our team at +1 (855) 410-6789 or licenses@pond5.com