Wolfgang Niersbach

Franz Beckenbauer

We owe Beckenbauer a ‘hell of a lot’ – Bayern president

BERLIN (Reuters) – Bayern Munich have thrown their weight behind troubled club icon Franz Beckenbauer,…

Wolfgang Niersbach German FA

Beckenbauer unhappy with German FA over World Cup affair

By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) – Franz Beckenbauer, the former World Cup-winning player and coach…

Grindel

Little-known Grindel frontrunner to lead German FA

By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) – Reinhard Grindel, a Christian Democrat member of parliament and…

Restoring German football will take time – Rauball

BERLIN (Reuters) – Lifting German football out of its current malaise will require plenty of…

Niersbach to continue as executive committee member of FIFA

ZURICH (Reuters) – Former German FA president Wolfgang Niersbach will remain a member of the…

Beckenbauer back in the spotlight after FA boss quits

By Karolos Grohmann REUTERS – Pressure on Franz Beckenbauer to explain payments and provide answers…

German FA boss Niersbach resigns over 2006 scandal

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German FA (DFB) president Wolfgang Niersbach resigned on Monday over a 2006…

German soccer HQ raided over 2006 World Cup payment

By Andreas Kröner FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Police and tax investigators raided the headquarters of Germany’s…

German FA scandal clouds Hamburg’s Olympic referendum

By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) – The German football scandal over an alleged slush fund…

FA boss no-show in parliament would damage German football – MP

By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s soccer chief must urgently appear before a parliament…

German official fails to answer questions over 2006 World Cup cash

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German soccer chief Wolfgang Niersbach said on Thursday he could not fully…

German FA chief leaves questions unanswered over 2006 World Cup cash

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German Football Association (DFB) President Wolfgang Niersbach on Thursday said he could…

German prosecutor to look into 2006 World Cup allegations

BERLIN (Reuters) – Frankfurt’s state prosecutor will look into bribery allegations concerning the 2006 soccer…

Beckenbauer rejects bribery allegations over 2006 World Cup

BERLIN (Reuters) – Franz Beckenbauer, who headed the organising committee for the 2006 soccer World…

No bribes paid to FIFA for 2006 World Cup – German FA president

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s 2006 World Cup bid committee did not bribe officials from the…

German DFB chief to play his part in FIFA restructuring

BERLIN (Reuters) – German soccer (DFB) chief Wolfgang Niersbach has said he wants to play…

FIFA

FIFA to decide on crisis meeting by next week

ZURICH (Reuters) – FIFA’s executive committee is likely to decide next week whether to hold…

German soccer head calls for emergency FIFA meeting

(Reuters) – The head of the German Football Federation (DFB) called on Thursday for an…