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"Das finden wir nicht lustig (we don’t find that funny)."
-- Evening Prophet, 8 June 2014 (Pm)

Ferdinand Jägendorf

Quidditch team coach and manager for the Liechtenstein National Team (2014).

Managing the team that achieved a shock win over China to qualify for the 2014 Quidditch World Cup tournament, he was not amused by the Americans' kidnapping of Liechtenstein's Augurey mascot, Hans, after their defeat to the US team in the quarter-finals (Pm).

Skills

Leadership, organisation, management

Commentary

Etymology

Ferdinand is a Germanic name deriving from fardi "journey" and nand "daring, brave" (Behind the Name).
Jägendorf derives from German jägen "to hunt" and dorf "village, backwater". The town of Krnov in the Czech Republic is Jägendorf in German.

From the Web

Writing by J.K. Rowling on Pottermore: History of the Quidditch World Cup

Screenshots of the Daily Prophet's coverage of the 2014 Quidditch World Cup: http://imgur.com/a/AXutv

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