Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Football Legends - Franz Beckenbauer



International career 

West Germany: 1965 - 1977 
103 caps, 14 goals 
69 wins; 19 draws; 15 losses 

Honours
1974 FIFA World Cup™ winner 
1966 FIFA World Cup runner-up 
1970 FIFA World Cup third place 
1972 UEFA European Championship winner
1976 UEFA European Championship runner-up 

Individual
1974 FIFA World Cup Silver Ball 

FIFA World Cup appearances 
18 caps, 5 goals 
14 wins; 1 draw; 3 losses 

England 1966
West Germany 5-0 Switzerland (2 goals) 
West Germany 0-0 Argentina 
West Germany 2-1 Spain 
West Germany 4-0 Uruguay (1) 
West Germany 2-1 Soviet Union (1) 
England 4-2 West Germany 

Mexico 1970
West Germany 2-1 Morocco 
West Germany 5-2 Bulgaria 
West Germany 3-1 Peru 
West Germany 3-2 England (1) 
Italy 4-3 West Germany 

Germany 1974 
West Germany 1-0 Chile 
West Germany 3-0 Australia 
East Germany 1-0 West Germany 
West Germany 2-0 Yugoslavia 
West Germany 4-2 Sweden 
West Germany 1-0 Poland 
West Germany 2-1 Netherlands 

Club career 
1964 - 1977: Bayern Munich 
1977 - 1980: New York Cosmos 
1980 - 1982: Hamburg 
1983: New York Cosmos 

Honours 
Intercontinental Cup winner: 1976 
UEFA European Cup winner: 1974, 1975, 1976 
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup winner: 1967 
German Championship winner: 1969, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1982 
North American Soccer League winner: 1977, 1978, 1980 
DFB German Cup winner: 1966, 1967, 1969, 1971 

Individual
FIFA Order of Merit: awarded in 2004 
MasterCard Team of the Century inductee 
FIFA 100 inductee 
European Footballer of the Year: 1972, 1976 
German Footballer of the Year: 1966, 1968, 1974, 1976 
North American Soccer League MVP: 1977 

Coaching career

Club teams 
1990 - 1991 Marseille 
1993 - 1994, 1996: Bayern Munich 

National teams
1984 - 1990: West Germany 

Honours
1990 FIFA World Cup winner 
1986 FIFA World Cup runner-up 
1994 German Championship winner 
1996 UEFA Cup winner



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