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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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"If we come up against England, we shall beat them. That defeat will not happen again. It will be back to normal with a German victory." (After England's 5-1 defeat of Germany in 2001) See more »


Played for West Germany in the FIFA World Cups of 1966, 1970 and 1974. See more »


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