FIFA Ethics Committee chairman Hans-Joachim Eckert says Uli Hoeness "didn't damage Bayern Munich commercially" despite his tax evasion conviction and added: "Everyone has a right to rehabilitation in society."
Hoeness, 64, was Bayern president between 2009 and 2014 but had to give up the role in March 2014, when convicted of evading millions of euros in tax through an undeclared Swiss bank account.
Hoeness was released from prison in late February after serving half of his three-and-a-half-year...
Robert Lewandowski has become the quickest player in Bayern Munich's history to reach 50 Bundesliga goals.
Lewandowski, 28, scored a hat trick Bayern's 6-0 demolition of Werder Bremen in their opening game of the league campaign to reach the half-century mark.
The Poland international now has 50 goals in only 64 league appearances for the Bavarian side, reaching the milestone quicker than Roy Makaay (67 games), Mario Gomez (71) and Gerd Muller (83).
Friday nights seem to be his forte ...
Germany defender Jerome Boateng was welcomed by Chancellor Angela Merkel during the annual open day at the federal chancellery in Berlin.
Bayern Munich star Boateng, who had been the subject of controversial remarks by a far-right politician earlier this year, accepted the German chancellor's invitation to the 18th annual open day under the central theme "migration and integration."
Berlin-born Boateng, son to a Ghanaian father and a German mother, shared a stage with Merkel on Sunday, with the...
Bayern Munich will host Bavarian rivals Augsburg in the second round of the DFB Pokal in one of just three all-Bundesliga ties.
The cup holders will have home advantage against their neighbours, who will visit the Allianz Arena on Oct. 25 or 26.
Two other top-flight teams are certain to join Werder Bremen and Leipzig, who were eliminated in the first round, with Cologne playing host to Hoffenheim and Eintracht Frankfurt at home to Ingolstadt.
Stuttgart, who were relegated to the second division...