Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


GERD MUELLER RUMORS & GOSSIP

Gerd Mueller gets Messi's No. 10 Barcelona shirt

Lionel Messi has sent a signed Barcelona shirt to former Bayern Munich striker Gerd Mueller, whose scoring record he broke last year. Bayern released a photograph Thursday with Mueller holding the shirt. Messi wrote on the shirt: ''To Gerd Mueller, with respect and admiration, a hug.'' Messi scored 91 goals last year, breaking Mueller's 40-year-old record. Mueller...
Via AP on Fox
January 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Gerd Mueller congratulates Messi on scoring record

Gerd Mueller is calling Lionel Messi ''the best player in the world'' after the Barcelona forward broke the German's scoring record. Messi scored his 85th and 86th goals of 2012 on Sunday in the Spanish league, breaking Mueller's 40-year-old record for goals in a calendar year. Mueller tells Sport1.de ''my record stood for 40 years - 85 goals in...
Via AP on Fox
December 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Messi breaks 40-year record with 86th goal of 2012

Lionel Messi has broken German great Gerd Mueller's 40-year-old record for most goals in a year by scoring for the 86th time in 2012. The Argentine forward scored twice Sunday, putting Barcelona ahead of Real Betis 2-0 by the 25th minute of the Spanish league match. His first goal was an individual effort in the 16th minute to equal Mueller's record. He eclipsed the 1972...
Via AP on Fox
December 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Messi tops Mueller's record in Barca win

Lionel Messi broke the 39-year record for most goals in a single season in a major European league, scoring for the 68th time to eclipse former Bayern Munich striker Gerd Mueller, in Barcelona's 4-1 victory over Malaga . The 24-year-old converted penalty kicks in the 35th and 59th minutes, then chipped onrushing goalkeeper Carlos Kameni to score in the 64th for his ninth hat...
Via Fox Soccer
May 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Mueller doesn´t mind Messi magic

Bayern Munich great Gerd Mueller does not mind that Barcelona attacker Lionel Messi may surpass his goals record in a...
Via Soccer News
May 02, 2012  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>
Soccer News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Lions player injured while celebrating

Report: Rice to argue tape was edited

Wade, Union want FBI to look into leak

WATCH: Hoke, DC in shouting match

WATCH: Miss. St. OL's dirty play

WATCH: Winston told to remove pads

WATCH: Girl throws Jeter ball back

Tedy Bruschi: Roger Goodell must go

Winston suspended for full game

Report: Ravens engaged in massive cover-up

WATCH: Goodell stumbles at presser

Dion Jordan suspended again

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.