1974 World Cup Gerd Muller match worn West Germany shirt
Lot 287
1974 World Cup Gerd Muller match worn West Germany shirt
Sold for £3,600 (US$ 5,992) inc. premium
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1974 World Cup Gerd Muller match worn West Germany shirt 1974 World Cup Gerd Muller match worn West Germany shirt
Lot Details
1974 World Cup Gerd Muller match worn West Germany shirt
Erime green long sleeved shirt embroidered with West German football badge to front and white number 13 to rear. This shirt was worn by Gerd Muller in the 1974 West Germany v Australia World Cup game on June 18th 1974 and was swapped with Australian player Jimmy Rooney at the end of the game. The lot includes a letter signed by Jimmy Rooney confirming this. The game resulted in a 3-0 victory for West Germany with Muller scoring one of the goals.

Footnotes

  • Gerhard "Gerd" Müller born 1945 was one of the most prolific goalscorers of all time. His record of 68 goals in 62 international appearances, 365 goals in 427 Bundesliga games and the international record of 66 goals in 74 European Club games made him one of the most successful goalscorers of his era. In 1970 Müller was elected European Footballer of the Year after a successful season at Bayern Munich and scoring 10 goals at the 1970 World Cup. At the 1974 World Cup he scored 4 goals including the winner in the final v Holland in a 2-1 victory for West Germany. Before the goal scored by Ronaldo against Ghana in the 2006 World Cup, Müller held the all-time goal-scoring record in the tournament, with a 14-goal total.
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