Now Reading:

Dettmar Cramer revered Bayern coach dies at 90


Dettmar Cramer revered Bayern coach dies at 90


The man with a fully functional football brain Dettmar Cramer has died at the age of 90.

Cramer, known as the ‘Football Professor’ led Bayern Munich to two European Cup triumphs in the mid-70’s.

He nurtured the Bayern side that included Franz Beckenbauer, Sepp Maier and Gerd Muller.

Cramer went on to coach Eintracht Frankfurt, Herta Berlin and Bayer Leverkusen in his native Germany.

He then passed on his experience as a German FA and Fifa coach in 90 countries.

Bayern posted that “FC Bayern mourns the loss of a great coach and special individual.”

Every story can be told in many ways: see the perspectives from Euronews journalists in our other language teams.

Next Article