BERLIN (AP) -- Heinz Flohe, a member of West Germany's 1974 World Cup-winning team, has died. He was 65.
The German Football Association said Sunday that Flohe died in his home city of Euskirchen late Saturday. He had been in a coma for more than three years following a collapse.
The former FC Cologne midfielder played 39 games for West Germany, scoring eight goals. Flohe also captained Cologne when it won the league and German cup titles in 1978.
Germany won the 1974 World Cup at home, beating the Netherlands 2-1 in the final.
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