Gerd Müller, the all-time top scorer after Maradona, also died. World-famous football player Gerd Müller has passed away today.
Gerd Müller passed away at the age of 75. The German legend set many records in world football. The record for most goals scored in a season (85) was broken by Messi in 2012. Gerd Müller was the top goal scorer in Bundesliga history until last season. Lewandowski beat Müller with 40 goals, with 41 goals.
Considered one of the greatest goalscorers of all time, Gerd Müller has passed away at the age of 75. Bayern Munich announced that the legend passed away at the age of 75. The football world, who recently lost Maradona, said goodbye to another legend.
Müller is considered one of the best scorers of all time. Messi and Lewandowski stars had a hard time breaking his record. Müller was the player to score the most goals in a season until Messi, and the top scorer in the German league in a season until Lewandowski.
Who is Gerd Müller?
Gerd Müller passed away at the age of 75. Gerd Müller was born on November 3, 1945. He is a former German football player. He played for the West Germany national team 62 times and scored 68 goals.
He started his football career in 1963 in TSV 1861 Nördlingen team. He played for Bayern Munich 427 times and scored a total of 365 goals in these matches. He later transferred to the Florida Strikers team in 1979 and played in 71 games and scored 38 goals there.
He ended his football life in 1981. As of 2007, he is an assistant coach in Bayern Munich. Sandor Kocsis in 1954, Just Fontaine in 1958 and Gerd Müller in 1970 made history by scoring two hat-tricks each at the same FIFA World Cup Finals and are considered among the greatest goalscorers of all time.
He also found himself in the FIFA 100 list published by FIFA in 2004. In addition, Gerd Müller, who reached a total of 85 goals in 1972 with the jerseys of Bayern Munich and the German national team, held the title of the football player who scored the most goals in a calendar year for 40 years. But Lionel Messi is the new owner of this record since 09.12.2012.
Gerd Müller’s achievements:
- 1 World Cup
- 1 European Champion
- 3 Champion Clubs’ Cup
- 4 German Champion
- 4 German Cup
- 1 World Cup Winners’ Cup
- 1 Ballon d’Or
- 2 Footballer of the Year
- 17 Top Scorer