Found July 13, 2012 on Fox Soccer:
Bayern Munich's honorary president Franz Beckenbauer would like to see the club sign Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira. Khedira has "matured" into one of Germany's strongest midfielders in recent years and become just the kind of player Beckenbauer says Bayern have been lacking in a trophyless two seasons. "Khedira is one of those prototypes - one who is prepared to sacrifice himself for the sake of the team," he told the Tz newspaper. "You can hardly find those kinds nowadays, and you really need players like that in your team. "I have not been pleased with the last two years for Bayern - if you only give 70 or 80 per cent of your potential, then that is just not enough and that is the problem." The most frequent accusation leveled at Bayern since they lost the final of the Champions League to Chelsea in May is that they did not have characters like Stefan Effenberg, Oliver Kahn or Jens Jeremies within their side who would intimidat...
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