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Beckenbauer rejects 2006 vote buying claims, but the SFr10m question remains

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By Andrew Warshaw
March 7 – Franz Beckenbauer has sought to distance himself from the increasingly mysterious SFr10 million payment made during Germany’s 2006 World Cup bid campaign and which ended up in an account controlled by Qatar’s banned former FIFA powerbroker Mohammed bin Hammam.

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