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Beckenbauer named Football for Friendship ambassador

The German legend will meet the participants of the forum and, based on personal experiences, present case studies that are relevant to achieving high professional success for beginner-level athletes.

Franz Beckenbauer, Mark Spitz, Steve Waugh among legends to attend Laureus Sports Awards

Franz Beckenbauer, Mark Spitz, Steve Waugh will be amongst a host of sporting legends gracing the Laureus World Sports Awards here on February 18.


‘Qatar’s climate well suited for a January start’

Franz Beckenbauer says the 2022 World Cup in Qatar should be played in January and February.

Beckenbauer critical of World Cup final

German great Franz Beckenbauer says the World Cup final turned into something of an 'anti-advt' for football.

Key to success: United colours of Germany

Germany’s blend of players from different cultures has put them on course for a fourth World Cup title,according to former Germany...

England has gone backwards under Capello: Beckenbauer

German great Franz Beckenbauer says England has 'gone backwards' under coach Fabio Capello.


Ribery can go if the price is right: Beckenbauer

Bayern President Franz Beckenbauer set Franck Ribery's price tag at around 94 mm euros,raising speculation about the Frenchman's possible transfer to Real Madrid.