Germany mourns Walter and Flohe
June 17, 2013
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent
Walter, 89, a 1954 World Cup-winner, died on Sunday. On the previous day, 1974 World Cup-winner Flohe had died at the age of 65 after having been in coma for over three years following a stroke.
Walter had been one of three surviving members of Germany's 1954 World Cup squad. Their 3-2 victory over favourites Hungary at the Wankdorf Stadium in Bern is widely regarded ...