The office of the attorney General (BA) of Austria on legal assistance way, a report on the health status of Franz Beckenbauer to create. Thus, the BA wants to clarify whether the criminal case against Beckenbauer is to be continued or not.

In three on Tuesday published decisions of the appeal chamber of the Federal court of complaints of the two former functionaries of the German football Association (DFB), Theo Zwanziger and Wolfgang Niersbach, and the Ex-Fifa General Secretary Urs Linsi hit, against the separation of Beckenbauer’s proceedings dismissed.


is The complaint of the chamber, the process separation is considered appropriate and legally correct. It was not clear when and if Beckenbauer will be the result of a disease be able to participate in a criminal case. Because the allegations expire in April 2020, is urging the time. Until then, a judgment at first instance must be available.

Zwanziger, the former DFB-officials Horst R Schmidt and Wolfgang Niersbach, as well as the Ex-General Secretary of Fifa, Urs Linsi, were charged with fraud by the U.S. attorney’s office in August for fraud, or Complicity to. Originally, the BA also determined because of money laundering. In this point, you set the procedure, however.

Where to fins the 10 million?

The focus of the investigation was a loan in the amount of 10 million Swiss francs. Franz Beckenbauer had taken the loan then OK-boss for the football world Cup 2006 in Germany in the summer of 2002 at the former Adidas chief Robert Louis-Dreyfus.

Beckenbauer is said to have financed the various payments to a Qatari company of Mohammed Bin Hammam. Bin Hammam then a member of the Fifa Executive Committee and the Fifa Finance Committee. (SDA)