Current news and background information on German professional football
The Bundesliga championship shield is awarded to the German champions at the end of the season.
Since 2008/09 the best placed team of the Bundesliga 2 at the end of the season is awarded its own championship shield.
The Bundesliga champion and the winner of the DFB cup battle for the first title of the season.
In the Virtual Bundesliga, trophies are awarded to the winners of the VBL Grand Final, the VBL Club Championship and the VBL International Series.