GERD MUELLER

  • Klose becomes Germany's alltime top scorer ahead of World Cup June 7, 2014

    Miroslav Klose became Germany's alltime top scorer on Friday, breaking Gerd Mueller's 40year record when he notched his 69th goal in a 61 World Cup warmup rout of Armenia. The veteran forward, who turns 36 next week, was on target with a diving header in the 76th minute as he gave...
  • World Cup goal record drives Germany veteran Klose May 23, 2014

    The title of World Cup alltime top scorer is driving Germany forward Miroslav Klose to get fit for the tournament in Brazil next month after an injuryplagued season, the 35yearold said on Friday. Klose, preparing for his fourth World Cup, has scored 14 goals in his previous tournaments and is joint...
  • Klose equals Mueller's Germany scoring record September 7, 2013

    Munich: Miroslav Klose equalled Gerd Mueller's record of 68 goals for Germany when he scored in the 34th minute of their World Cup Group C qualifier against Austria on Friday. Klose, in typically opportunist fashion, got in front of his marker to turn the ball home after Thomas Mueller drilled...
  • Messi sends shirt to Mueller after breaking his record January 9, 2013

    Madrid: Lionel Messi has sent a signed shirt to Gerd Mueller after the Argentina forward broke the former Germany striker's record for the number of goals scored in a calendar year in 2012. "For Gerd Mueller, my respect and admiration, a hug," Messi wrote on the shirt, which had his name...