German prosecutors are reported to have found that Franz Beckenbauer
made a false statement regarding the scandal related to the 2006 World Cup.
BERLIN, Sept 13 (KUNA) -- Germany's football legend Franz Beckenbauer
received EUR 5.
German football great Franz Beckenbauer
underwent open heart bypass surgery on Saturday in an operation scheduled long before Swiss authorities opened criminal proceedings against him last week, Germany's Bild newspaper reported Monday.
is considered one of the greatest footballers of all time.
FOOTBALL: FRANZ Beckenbauer
is facing a Swiss criminal investigation on suspicion of financial corruption together with three fellow key movers behind Germany's successful bid to host the 2006 World Cup.
is facing a criminal investigation in Switzerland over allegations of financial malpractice in Germany's successful bid to host the 2006 World Cup.
The Attorney General of Switzerland named 70-year-old Beckenbauer
, a World Cup winner with West Germany as a player in 1974 and as manager of the team 16 years later, as one of four suspects.
uk FOOTBALL legend Franz Beckenbauer
is at the centre of a World Cup bribery scandal.
BERLIN, Jumada I 25, 1437, Mar 5, 2016, SPA -- Former organising chief Franz Beckenbauer
denied any wrongdoing on Saturday in an affair involving the 2006 World Cup in Germany and said he knew nothing of a multi-million payment to a disgraced former FIFA official in Qatar, Reuters reported.
has been warned and fined by FIFA's independent ethics committee after failing to cooperate with an investigation into the bidding process for the 2018/2022 World Cups.
FIFA has confirmed German World Cup winner Franz Beckenbauer
and vice-president Angel Maria Villar Llona are both subject to investigations by the organisation's ethics committee.
London, June 28 ( ANI ): FIFA has lifted the 90-day ban on football activity that the governing body had imposed on German legend Franz Beckenbauer