Date of Birth
Place of Residence
FIFA Ex-Co member since
Other functions in football
Former President of the German Football Association (DFB)
Judge, district president, lawyer
What does football mean to you?
A strong part of life, social responsibility, social development
Which football club did you support as a child?
Did you ever have an idol in football?
Fritz Walter, Gunter Netzer
What is your fondest footballing memory?
FIFA World Cup 1954, meeting the players of Hungary and Germany at a later stage
What has been your biggest disappointment in football?
Match fixing by a referee in Germany