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Franz Beckenbauer

Franz Beckenbauer is probably Germany's most popular soccer player, coach and manager ever, known as the "Kaiser". Born and bred in Munich, he joined Bayern Munich at the age of 14. In 1965, he debuted in the German Bundesliga and became famous in the role of the team's sweeper. The following years, he won four league championships and four ... See full bio »
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5' 11¾" (1.82 m)

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"Only two nations can win the World Cup. It will be either France or Argentina, they are the best." (Prior to the 2002 World Cup. Both sides were eliminated in the first round) See more »


In the 1966 World Cup final his role was to mark England's Bobby Charlton. See more »


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