Media Relations

1. FSV Mainz 05 and all of its officials, the coach, and the players are high-profiled public figures. We pride ourselves in our friendly and professional media relations and are constantly at the service of the national and international press. If you are a member of the press, please contact the press department of 1. FSV Mainz 05 so we can help you in case of media inquiries, interview requests, or requests of any other information.

Contact for general media relations:

Tobias Sparwasser (Head of communication & media): E-MAIL
Silke Bannick (interview requests): E-MAIL
Kieran Brown (Website/App): E-MAIL
Alexander Fink (Social Media): E-MAIL
Felix Grafen (Under 23s, youths): E-MAIL


Press Accreditations for Home Games of 1. FSV Mainz 05

Accreditation for the Home Games of 1. FSV Mainz 05 in the Coface Arena is available for full-time sports journalists in the area print media, photography and internet. The journalists must be holders of the generally accepted press passes from the German associations VDS, DJU – Verdi medien, DJV, BDZV and freenlens or from the international press association AIPS.

All applications for accreditations must be done via the official accreditation documents from the Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL) and need to contain a copy of the journalist’s valid press pass. The documents must not be handed in later than five business days prior to the game. For additional information, please refer to the official media guide of the DFL which can be found on the official website

Application for Media Accreditation

Application for Photo Accreditation

Application for Audio Accreditation

Please send the fully completed documents with a copy of your valid press card to the following e-mail address or fax numbers: E-MAIL, Fax: 0049-6131-3755033