BC-SOC--Obit-German Players, SOC

Mr. Walter  scored 336 goals for FC Kaiserslautern.
Mr. Walter scored 336 goals for FC Kaiserslautern.Associated Press/file 2004

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BERLIN — Heinz Flohe and Ottmar Walter, soccer stars who played on World Cup-winning teams for West Germany, have died.

Flohe, a member of the 1974 squad, died Saturday at 65. Walter, part of the team that won the 1954 title, died Sunday at 89.

Flohe died in his home city of Euskirchen, the German Football Association said Sunday. He had been in a coma for more than three years following a collapse.

Walter died in a care home, the German federation said

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