After the EM triumph of the German handballers in Poland, the Cologne Cult Band Chicken has rewritten its famous WM song from 2007 (“If not now, when then”). We will now incorporate the new song into our set by Ash Wednesday and celebrate the European Champion properly for a week. The boys really deserved it,”said singer Henning Krautmacher to the Cologne Express.
The final had the band, which is without exception made up of big handball fans,”following in the tour bus on our smartphones”, Krautmacher said: “After that we changed our program at the KG Uhu in Delbridge at a girls’meeting and played our song right away. Updated, of course.”
“If not now, when then”was the anthem of the home championship where the team of German trainer Heiner Brand in Cologne won the title by a final victory against Poland.