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Soccer’s Beckenbauer Undergoes Heart Surgery

Former soccer great Franz Beckenbauer has had open-heart surgery and received at least one bypass, according to a report in a German newspaper. Beckenbauer's management team has not responded to a request for comment on his health following a report Monday in the mass-circulation Bild newspaper. Bild said the surgery took place Saturday and had been planned for several weeks. The 70-year-old Beckenbauer left for a clinic in southern Germany on Friday, one day after his home in...

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