German Aczel is an Argentinian artist who now lives in Munich, Germany. After winning prizes in his native Buenos Aires, he began working for Argentina’s most important newspaper La Nacion, moving on to the country’s biggest sports magazine, El Grafico. He was 20 when he had his first exhibition and he has represented Argentina in many overseas exhibitions.

After working in Brazil for Jornal do Brasil, he moved to Europe at twenty-six. Today he works for Bravo Sport , FourFourTwo, MUC, Abu Dahbi Media Company, Al Ittihad Newspaper and Bundesliga. His World Cup drawings are a worldwide success.

He also supports Unicef and Homeless World Cup.


Aczel is Author of the book World Cup 1930-2018 (the new version of the bestseller 2014)

His football drawings are part of the brand new FIFA World Football Museum ( Zurich, Switzerland ).