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Germany pledged millions to Jack Warner for report

Germany pledged millions to Jack Warner for report

The DFB has admitted to the existence of a deal but has said it was only a draft.

Swiss agree help in German World Cup corruption case

Swiss agree help in German World Cup corruption case

Claims were made by Der Spiegel magazine in October that Germany had paid 6.7 million euros ($7.4 million) to FIFA to buy votes.

Adidas mulls `alternatives` to sponsoring FIFA

Adidas mulls `alternatives` to sponsoring FIFA

Adidas will look to continue if FIFA is able to manages itself.

Franz Beckenbauer`s World Cup claims `absurd`: Sepp Blatter

Franz Beckenbauer`s World Cup claims `absurd`: Sepp Blatter

Beckenbauer, like the former chief of Germany`s football association Wolfgang Niersbach, has insisted that no bribery was involved in 2006.

Police raid German Football Association over tax evasion

Police raid German Football Association over tax evasion

The homes of DFB President Wolfgang Niersbach and his predecessor Theo Zwanziger were raided.

Franz Beckenbauer admits mistakes during 2006 World Cup bidding

Franz Beckenbauer admits mistakes during 2006 World Cup bidding

Former World Cup winning captain and coach Franz Beckenbauer has said he had made a mistake in the bidding process to stage the 2006 World Cup in Germany.

FIFA money transfer a mistake but no votes bought: Franz Beckenbauer

FIFA money transfer a mistake but no votes bought: Franz Beckenbauer

Franz Beckenbauer issues a statement admitting it was a mistake to transfer money to FIFA ahead of the 2006 World Cup but denies the payment was a bribe

German prosecutors 'looking into' 2006 World Cup graft claims

German prosecutors 'looking into' 2006 World Cup graft claims

German prosecutors said today they were looking into, but not yet formally investigating, claims that Germany bribed football officials to win the right to host the 2006 World Cup.

FIFA to investigate 'serious allegations' on Germany bribes

FIFA to investigate 'serious allegations' on Germany bribes

FIFA says allegations that Germany used bribes to secure the 2006 World Cup are "serious" and will be reviewed as part of its ongoing investigation into corruption in soccer.

Wayne Rooney tells of Ferguson clashes in revealing TV programme

Wayne Rooney tells of Ferguson clashes in revealing TV programme

 England captain Wayne Rooney has opened up about his clashes with Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson, how having children calmed him down and why he should not have gone to the 2006 World Cup for a new BBC television film.