Franz Beckenbauer pictured in May as honorary president of Bayern Munich at the German Cup final between Bayern and Borussia Dortmund in Berlin. Beckenbauer had heart surgery at the weekend. Photo: AFP

Open-heart surgery for former soccer great Franz Beckenbauer

German newspaper Bild says 70-year-old – who is the target of a probe into suspected corruption around the 2006 World Cup – received at least one bypass in an operation

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Franz Beckenbauer pictured in May as honorary president of Bayern Munich at the German Cup final between Bayern and Borussia Dortmund in Berlin. Beckenbauer had heart surgery at the weekend. Photo: AFP
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