Tributes are paid to Gerd Muller – Sunday’s sporting social

Muller, the striker who scored the winning goal for West Germany in the 1974 World Cup final, has died aged 75.

Pa Sport Staff
Sunday 15 August 2021 18:20
Gerd Muller has died aged 74 (PA Wire)
Gerd Muller has died aged 74 (PA Wire)

Sports stars and clubs across the world continue to provide an insight into their lives on social media.

Here, the PA news agency looks at some of the best examples from August 15.


Tributes were paid to Gerd Muller.

Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane loved Liverpool’s win over Norwich.

Harry Maguire woke up happy.

Three goals and four assists in one photo.

Gareth Bale was back on Madrid duty.

Romelu Lukaku sent a message of thanks to Inter supporters.

Jose Mourinho was enjoying himself in Rome.

Sergio Ramos and Lionel Messi were introduced to PSG’s fans.

Ashley Young took the positives.

Steven Defour enjoyed an anniversary.


Stuart Broad expected fireworks.

And wished he could be involved.

Steve Smith was preparing for a big few months.

Matt Prior’s cap was on display at Lord’s.


Andy Murray had a decision to make.


Muhammad Ali’s grandson wasted little time in making his mark.

Barry Hearn was happy to get his garden back!

Formula One

Ferrari turned the clock back.

Valtteri Bottas was preparing to switch to competition on two wheels during the summer break.