Franz Anton Beckenbauer (born 11 September 1945) is a German former professional footballer and manager. Early in his playing career he was nicknamed Der Kaiser ("The Emperor") because of his elegant style, dominance and leadership on the field, and also as his first name "Franz" is reminiscent of the Austrian emperors. He is widely regarded to be one of the greatest players in the history of the sport. A versatile player who started out as a midfielder, Beckenbauer made his name as a central defender. He is often credited as having invented the role of the modern sweeper or libero. Wikipedia
Franz Beckenbauer is a member of the following lists: Living people, 1945 births, Laureus World Sports Awards winners, People from Munich, Expatriate soccer players in the United States, FIFA 100, FIFA Century Club, FC Bayern Munich players, German footballers and Germany international footballers.
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We have already come a long way since Euro 2000. But our biggest problem is we don't have enough players of international class.