Franz Beckenbauer –
A football success story. He symbolizes the success of German football. He drew the blueprint for what a central defender should be in futbol.
A German Bundesliga winner as a player and then as a coach. FIFA World Cup winner as a player and then as a coach. He was a winner with every team he was part of.
He won it all.
As a player, he was a 5x German Bundesliga winner (4 with Bayern Munich and another with Hamburger SV). A 3x UEFA Champions League winner with Bayern Munich. On the international stage, he UEFA European Championship winner in 1972 and a FIFA World Cup winner in 1974 with Germany.
He coached the German national team to a World Cup title in 1990, coached Marseille to a Ligue 1 title in 1991 then went on to add another German Bundesliga title to his personal collection when he coached Bayern Munich to a title in 1994.