Beckenbauer, who sat by Klinsmann´s side as he was unveiled earlier this month, has already moved to put some distance between himself and his former pupil.
"I can only hope he can last out for the full two years," said Beckenbauer at a function in Hanover on Sunday. "He has not tried this yet. He has got to know that coaching a club is different to coaching the national team."
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