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  • GUYS AND BALLS Alternative
  • MAENNER WIE WIR Alternative
  • BALLS Alternative


When Ecki is outed as being gay he is thrown off his local village football team and ostracised. He moves to the city and there forms a gay football team, which challenges his old team to a match. This changes all their lives and leads to a greater respect for Ecki and his family from the local villagers.

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