Bayern Munich, New York Cosmos, Hamburger SV As a manager Franz Beckenbauer was active for West Germany, Olympique Marseille, and (as care taker) Bayern Munich
1x World Championship (1974)
1x European Championship (1972) Bayern Munich
1x Intercontinental Cup (1976)
3x European Cup (1974, 1975, 1976)
1x European Cup Winners Cup (1967)
4x German Championship (1969, 1972, 1973, 1974)
4x German Cup (1966, 1967, 1969, 1971) New York Cosmos
3x American Championship (1977, 1978, 1980) Hamburger SV
1x German Champion (1982) As a manager Franz Beckenbauer won the World Championship with West Germany (1990), and the UEFA-Cup (1996) and the German Championship (1994) with Bayern Munich
2x European Footballer of the Year (1972, 1976)
4x German Footballer of the Year (1966, 1968, 1974, 1976)
Nicknamed ‘der Kaiser’, Franz Beckenbauer was the mainstay of Bayern Munich’s triple European Cup winning team of the mid Seventies. He also captained his country to the 1974 World Cup, held in Germany.
An elegant sweeper, Beckenbauer was known for his outstanding technique and tactical insight. As a manager, he steered the German national side towards their 1990 World Cup win in Italy.