Honoring the legendary striker: France Football awards the "Gerd Müller Trophy"
France Football awards a trophy for the best striker of the year in honor of goalscorer Gerd Müller.
The French football magazine France Football will award a trophy in future that is intended to commemorate the legacy of Bayern legend Gerd Müller.
Great honor for Gerd Müller! The French football magazine France Footballwhich also awards the Ballon d'Or for the best player of the year,will award "The Müller Trophy" in the future. This will go to the striker who has scored the most goals for his club and the national team in one year, as the specialist magazine announced.
France Football honors one of the best players of his generation
With this trophy, "one of the best German players of his generation" should be honored. Müller, who is the top scorer in Bundesliga history with 365 goals, died on August 15, 2021 at the age of 75.
The 1974 World Champion won the 1970 Ballon d'Orwho is also from France Football is awarded. With 68 goals in 62 games, the former "bomber of the nation" is also the second-best goalscorer in the national soccer team. Only Miroslav Klose scored three more goals, but needed 137 international matches to do so.
Of the FC Bayern and Oliver Kahn have already reacted to the new "Müller Prize". "No one deserves this honor more than he does," said FCB CEO Oliver Kahn.
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