Karl-Heinz Kalle Rummenigge (German: [ˌkaʁlˈhaɪnts ˈkalə ˈʁʊmənɪɡə]; born 25 September 1955) is a German football executive as well as previous professional football gamer. He was the longtime Chairman of Executive Board of FC Bayern München AG, a daughter firm of German Bundesliga team Bayern Munich.
As a gamer, Rummenigge had his biggest job success with Bayern Munich, where he won the Intercontinental Cup, 2 European Mugs, as well as 2 organization titles and also two residential mugs. He was additionally honoured twice as European Footballer of the Year.
A member of the West Germany nationwide team, Rummenigge won the 1980 European Championship as well as belonged to the squad that finished runner-up in the 1982 FIFA Globe Cup as well as at the 1986 Globe Cup.
Rummenigge is a previous chairman of the European Club Association, serving in that capability from 2008 up until 2017.
The former Bavaria Boss Karl-Heinz Rummenigge demands a course correction of the European club footballs in financial imbalance.
In a column in the welt on Sunday , the former national player who was up to Sommer s CEO of FC Bayern Munich, urgent for a rationalization of football and a Financial Fair Play 3.0 .
With the Corona effect – but not only by him – dimensions have been achieved, which are still by worrying still mildness: several clubs are in front of the economic collapse, writes Rummenigge (66).
It seems salonable that no longer only in politics the debts in the billions are counted, but also in football.
The European Association UEFA sees Rummenigge before a mum task , to make new guidelines legally weatherproof . He pleads for fixed expenses for player salaries and punishments in violations to the exclusion from the Champions League .
The ball, says Rummenigge, is now at the European Club Association , the advocacy of the European football clubs, which he has long board: It must provide the UEFA sustainable proposals.
Rummenigge demands reform of Financial Fair Play
The current financial fair play will not do justice the big challenges, says Rummenigge.
Currently, because of the effects of the corona crisis, capital syringes of investors, which were limited to 30 million euros, was released in full, only so the Italian record champion Juventus Turin caught the losses can write, writes Rummenigge.
Articles and videos about the topic
Bavaria-talent waves professional contract
The Bundesliga Fridays and Sundays exclusively live on Dazn – Register now!
Most recently, a kind of luxury tax was discussed in violations of the financial fair play. This will not improve the situation alone, says Rummenigge. He doubts that with this tax of investors controlled clubs such as Manchester City or Paris St. Germain are really punished, where money – let s say – rather a relative topic .