"Because football is not only the kicking in the club or the Saturday afternoon with the sports broadcast. Football influences people in their work, in their commitment, in their view of the world. Wine*, music, literature and fine arts - there are references everywhere. Football is a gigantic business and football gets social projects rolling. Football is an object of research, pop culture, political field, standing room and regulars' table.
Football culture is everywhere where people think about football. (...)
Quelle: Deutsche Akademie für Fußball-Kultur
*supplemented by UENFW
Final Slowenia vs. Germany, 2018