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Beckenbauer wants Kuranyi recall

March 29, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Franz Beckenbauer has urged Joachim Low to reconsider his stance on Kevin Kuranyi after seeing the ostracised striker lead the Bundesliga goalscoring charts this season.

Kuranyi has not represented his country since a World Cup qualifier against Russia in October 2008 when the striker left the game in Dortmund before the final whistle having missed out on a place in the matchday squad.

While Beckenbauer feels Low was correct to punish Kuranyi for his behaviour, the man who coached ...

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