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Feb 14, 2019
Ex-FIFA chief Sepp Blatter summoned by prosecutors investigating suspected corruption in 2006 World Cup bidding processSepp Blatter has been summoned to explain how Germany was awarded the 2006 World Cup as prosecutors investigate suspected corruption in the bidding process.
Dec 07, 2018
Pele says Lionel Messi 'only has one skill', rates himself and Diego Maradona above Barcelona forwardBarcelona forward Lionel Messi is not even rated in the top three of football's greatest players by the 78-year-old Brazilian.
Jul 18, 2018
Franz Beckenbauer welcomes France coach Didier Deschamps to special club of World Cup winnersFranz Beckenbauer, who won the World Cup as a player and a coach, welcomed Didier Deschamps on Tuesday "to our club!"
Jun 13, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: From Andres Iniesta to Pele, 11 greatest players in history of mega eventFrom the goalkeeping heroics of Gordon Banks to Diego Maradona's 'Hand of God' and 'O Rei' Pele, take a look at a team of 11 of the greatest players in World Cup history.
May 23, 2018
FIFA World Cup moments: When Italy overcame West Germany in the 'Game of the Century' in 1970They call it the Game of the Century. Not without reason. It didn’t seem like it for the first 89 minutes of the match, where the score was one-nil in the favour of Italy against West Germany with a spot in the final of the 1970 World Cup on the line.
Dec 16, 2016
Fifa rejects appeal by banned former German official over 2006 World Cup scandalFifa has rejected a bid by Wolfgang Niersbach, a former German Football Association president, to overturn his 1 year ban from football.
Dec 05, 2016
Former Fifa president Sepp Blatter loses his appeal at CAS against six-year ban from footballSepp Blatter lost his appeal against a six-year ban by Fifa on Monday, and now has more serious legal cases lined up against him.
Nov 30, 2016
Fifa World Cup 2006 probe: Police swoop on ex-executive, carry out fresh house searchesA Swiss corruption probe into the awarding of the 2006 World Cup to Germany was broadened on Wednesday to include former FIFA general secretary Urs Linsi after police raided homes.
Nov 24, 2016
Bayern Munich to re-elect ex-convict Uli Hoeness as club presidentUli Hoeness will complete his redemption on Friday when when he will be re-elected president of Bayern Munich having served out his tax evasion jail term.
Sep 15, 2016
Franz Beckenbauer paid millions to head Germany's 2006 World Cup organising committee, say media reportsFranz Beckenbauer's lawyers on Wednesday rejected claims he was paid millions as chairman of Germany's World Cup organising committee and sought to hide the sum from tax authorities.