Beckenbauer ‘paid millions’ as World Cup committee chair

Beckenbauer ‘paid millions’ as World Cup committee chair

Franz Beckenbauer, who said he worked for free as chairman of Germany's World Cup organizing committee, actually drew a fee of more than €5 million, news website Spiegel Online reported on Wednesday.

Germany ‘bought’ 2006 World Cup bid: reports

Germany ‘bought’ 2006 World Cup bid: reports