Franz Beckenbauer 'investigated by Swiss authorities over 2006 World Cup'The Swiss Attorney General's Office is reportedly investigating Franz Beckenbauer in relation to Germany's bidding process for the 2006 World Cup.
Sep 1, 12:46
Franz Beckenbauer: 'Bastian Schweinsteiger better away from Manchester United'Germany legend Franz Beckenbauer claims that Bastian Schweinsteiger is more comfortable with the national team as he is away from his "problems" at Manchester United.
Jun 7, 20:50
FIFA investigating 2006 World Cup bidding processFIFA's ethics committee opens investigations into six officials regarding the bidding process for the 2006 World Cup in Germany.
Mar 22, 13:48
Pep Guardiola 'not allowed' to sign Bayern Munich players this summerBayern Munich's honorary chairman Franz Beckenbauer says that Pep Guardiola will not be allowed to poach players to take to Manchester City.
Mar 15, 12:28
Franz Beckenbauer fined, warned by FIFA's ethics committeeFranz Beckenbauer is fined and warned by FIFA's ethics committee over the German football legend's failure to co-operate with an investigation into World Cup bids.
Feb 17, 14:12
Franz Beckenbauer: 'Juventus clash is mouth-watering'Bayern Munich ambassador Franz Beckenbauer expects a "mouth-watering" tie between his side and Juventus in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Dec 14, 12:32
Franz Beckenbauer: 'Pep Guardiola may consider joining Manchester United'Franz Beckenbauer says that Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola may be tempted to take over at Manchester United.
Dec 11, 18:23
Franz Beckenbauer eager for Bayern Munich to keep Pep GuardiolaFranz Beckenbauer admits that it would be a "real shame" if Bayern Munich lost Pep Guardiola at the end of the season.
Nov 28, 13:57
Franz Beckenbauer denies buying votes for 2006 World CupFranz Beckenbauer clarifies why a payment was made to FIFA following recent accusations that Germany bought votes to host the 2006 World Cup.
Oct 26, 19:29
FIFA's ethics committee investigate Franz BeckenbauerFranz Beckenbauer is among the list of 11 FIFA committee members that will be under investigation by the governing body's ethics committee.
Oct 21, 15:34
Germany denies claims that 2006 World Cup was aided by bribesFIFA will investigate "very serious" allegations that the German Football Association set up a secret slush fund to buy votes so that they could host the 2006 World Cup.
Oct 17, 10:36
Former Bayern Munich manager Dettmar Cramer dies, aged 90Dettmar Cramer, who led Bayern Munich to back-to-back European Cup triumphs in 1975 and 1976, dies at the age of 90.
Sep 18, 10:36
Franz Beckenbauer: 'Mario Gotze needs to improve'Franz Beckenbauer believes that Bayern Munich's Mario Gotze must be prepared to change his game to silence his critics.
Jul 7, 12:44
Franz Beckenbauer: 'Bastian Schweinsteiger should stay at Bayern Munich'Bayern Munich legend Franz Beckenbauer urges Bastian Schweinsteiger to ignore any interest from Manchester United this summer.
Jun 26, 03:33
Report: Bastian Schweinsteiger on verge of Manchester United moveBastian Schweinsteiger withdraws from discussions over a new deal at Bayern Munich and will instead await an offer from Manchester United, according to a report.
Jun 25, 15:11
Franz Beckenbauer tells Bastian Schweinsteiger to reject Manchester UnitedBastian Schweinsteiger should stay with Bayern Munich and reject a move to Manchester United, says Franz Beckenbauer,
Jun 19, 05:30
Franz Beckenbauer: 'Jurgen Klopp will join Napoli'Franz Beckenbauer tips Jurgen Klopp to become Napoli's next manager in the summer.
May 31, 19:57
Matthias Sammer: 'Bayern Munich will support Mario Gotze'Bayern Munich sporting director Matthias Sammer insists that the club are fully behind Mario Gotze.
May 14, 03:07
Franz Beckenbauer: 'Lionel Messi the difference'Lionel Messi is the only difference between Bayern Munich and Barcelona, according to the German club's honorary president Franz Beckenbauer.
May 12, 20:06
Franz Beckenbauer laments Bayern Munich transfer businessBayern Munich legend Franz Beckenbauer laments the lack of firepower in the side after their 3-0 defeat to Barcelona in the Champions League semi-finals.
May 10, 16:21
Franz Beckenbauer: 'Jurgen Klopp would fit in well at Bayern Munich'Bayern Munich legend Franz Beckenbauer backs Jurgen Klopp to replace Pep Guardiola should the Spaniard leave the club this summer, claiming he is "definitely" an option.
Apr 27, 10:48
Franz Beckenbauer: 'Pep Guardiola is no failure'Franz Beckenbauer says that it is too hasty to think that Pep Guardiola has failed as Bayern Munich manager.
Apr 21, 11:16
Franz Beckenbauer eager for Jurgen Klopp to stay in BundesligaBayern Munich legend Franz Beckenbauer admits that he would like to see Jurgen Klopp reject a move abroad in favour of staying in the Bundesliga.
Apr 18, 14:36
Franz Beckenbauer frustrated by "black night" for Bayern MunichFranz Beckenbauer admits that it was a "black night" for Bayern Munich as they slipped to a 3-1 loss to Porto in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final.
Apr 16, 02:07
Franz Beckenbauer: 'Mats Hummels is at best age to move to England'Franz Beckenbauer believes that 26-year-old Manchester United target Mats Hummels is at the "best age" to leave Borussia Dortmund and move to England.
Apr 6, 08:57
Franz Beckenbauer: 'Sami Khedira is not the same player'Germany legend Franz Beckenbauer has claimed that injuries have robbed Sami Khedira of the qualities that made him a top player.
Mar 17, 10:11
Franz Beckenbauer: 'Franck Ribery, Jerome Boateng hurting Bayern Munich'Bayern Munich honorary president Franz Beckenbauer believes that Franck Ribery and Jerome Boateng must be more disciplined on the field.
Mar 16, 11:22
Arsenal, Liverpool 'vying for Xherdan Shaqiri loan deal'Arsenal and Liverpool compete for the loan signing for Bayern Munich's Xherdan Shaqiri, according to reports.
Nov 26, 18:14
Xherdan Shaqiri heading for Bayern Munich exit in JanuaryBayern Munich honorary president Franz Beckenbauer claims that winger Xherdan Shaqiri is expected to leave the club in the New Year.
Nov 26, 13:03
Video: Manchester City's Yaya Toure leaves Cristiano Ronaldo out of 'dream team'Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure leaves Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo out of his 'dream team'.
Nov 24, 12:36
Harry Redknapp defends Rio Ferdinand against criticsQueens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp says that he has no problem with the form of Rio Ferdinand.
Sep 21, 23:54
Franz Beckenbauer wants Bayern Munich move for Marco ReusBayern Munich's honorary president Franz Beckenbauer talks up a move for Borussia Dortmund ace Marco Reus.
Aug 21, 22:46
Franz Beckenbauer backs Bastian Schweinsteiger for captaincyGerman legend Franz Beckenbauer backs Bastian Schweinsteiger to become the next captain of the national side.
Aug 5, 05:32
Franz Beckenbauer praises Germany squadFranz Beckenbauer praises the Germany squad following their World Cup-winning exploits.
Jul 15, 05:22
Franz Beckenbauer warns of Lionel Messi "genius"Germany legend Franz Beckenbauer urges his compatriots to remember that "one stroke of genius" from Lionel Messi could hand Argentina World Cup glory on Sunday.
Jul 11, 16:46
On this day: Germany win third World CupTwenty-four years ago today, the Germans win the World Cup for the third time in their history at the expense of Argentina in Rome.
Jul 8, 10:08
Roy Hodgson: 'Luis Suarez has to perform at the World Cup'England boss Roy Hodgson believes that Luis Suarez has to produce his best form at the World Cup to be considered a world-class player.
Jun 16, 05:56
Qatar 2022 officials hit back at corruption claimsOfficials of Qatar 2022 hit back at attacks suggesting their World Cup bid was corrupt.
Jun 14, 21:59
England vs. Italy: Five key factorsAhead of England's World Cup opener against Italy this evening, Sports Mole picks out five factors that could have a telling impact on the final result.
Jun 14, 11:14
Franz Beckenbauer provisionally banned from football-related activity by FIFAFranz Beckenbauer is provisionally banned from football-related activity by FIFA for 90 days.
Jun 13, 17:30