Seifert helped shape German football's response to the pandemic. He fronted the league's push to restart in May, barely two months after play was suspended.
Bundesliga working with German government to bring back fans into stadiums, says league's CEO Christian Seifert
Bundesliga is working with the government on a plan to get fans back into stadiums during the coronavirus pandemic, their CEO says.
The 2020-21 Bundesliga season has to end in time for the European Championship, which was pushed back a year amid the coronavirus pandemic and will start 11 June, 2021.
Bundesliga: Teams allowed up to five substitutions per match, relegation and promotion to proceed as usual, says DFL
The Bundesliga will be the first major European league to resume when it gets going following a two-month break due to the COVID-19 pandemic
Bundesliga: German clubs return to training, adhering strict restrictions to minimise risk of spreading coronavirus
Despite the training resumption the DFL made it clear last week it was not known if or when the season would resume, and the stop in play has also had major financial effects on clubs.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Top two divisions of German football to remain suspended until at least 30 April
German clubs from the top two divisions on Tuesday ratified a proposal to extend the suspension of matches until at least 30 April amid the coronavirus outbreak, the German Football League.
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund eye Werder Bremen as perfect prey to prove title worth after Frankfurt draw
Dortmund have won one of their last three Bundesliga games prompting some to question whether the talented team is indeed mentally strong enough to rival champions Bayern Munich for the title over an entire season.
The German Football League (DFL) and its member clubs have unanimously rejected proposals to reform the UEFA Champions League.
Bundesliga: German Football League vice-president Peter Peters speaks out against UEFA's plans to reform Champions League
The Wall Street Journal reported last week that UEFA and the European Clubs Association (ECA) were to discuss reforms that would radically change the way European club football is structured
Bundesliga: Emil Forsberg helps RB Leipzig eke out a point against Eintracht Frankfurt; Bayer Leverkusen finally win
After a determined start to the second half, Leipzig were rewarded when Forsberg equalised from the penalty spot on 54 minutes after his cross had been handled by Filip Kostic.
The German Football Association has announced plans to launch an eSports league in unison with video game creator Electronic Arts that will be linked to the top two tiers of German football.
Germany's Bundesliga clubs voted to keep using the video assistant referee (VAR) next season and to retain the hotly-debated '50+1' rule — essentially curbing outside investment.
German football matches are economically successful because of the security provided by police, the court ruled.
Overall, RB Leipzig has a total debt of €97 million while salaries increased last year from €34 to almost €54 million.
German fans are always vocal about changes to kick-off times.
Bundesliga: German Football League chief urges clubs to vote for shortening of summer transfer window
The Bundesliga looks set to follow the example of England's Premier League by voting to shorten the transfer window, with German Football League (DFL) chief Reinhard Rauball proposing changes.
Barcelona terror attack: Bundesliga, Ligue 1 to observe a minute's silence to pay tribute to victims
The German Football League say there will be a minute's silence at all Bundesliga matches to pay tribute to victims of the terrorist attacks in Barcelona.