Fallece Gerd Müller

Official Announcement: Gerd Müller passes away


Real Madrid C. F., its president and Board of Directors are deeply saddened by the passing of Bayern Munich and Germany legend Gerd Müller.
Real Madrid extends its condolences to his family and friends, Bayern Munich and their fans, and German football as a whole.
The legendary forward, who has passed away today at 75 years of age, defined an iconic era in international football. With Bayern Munich he won 3 European Cups, 1 Intercontinental Cup, 1 Cup Winners' Cup, 4 Bundesliga titles and 4 German Cups. He was also crowned world champion at the 1974 World Cup with Germany, and clinched the European Championship in Belgium in 1972.
Gerd Müller was awarded the Ballon d'Or in 1970, won two Golden Shoes, in 1970 and 1972, and is the Bundesliga's all-time leading scorer with 365 goals.