The Bundesliga and FC Bayern München's all-time top scorer, Gerd Müller is, still to this day, regarded as one of the greatest strikers to ever grace world football.

The 'Bomber der Nation' turned 70 on Tuesday, with prominent figures, clubs and players quick to send their congratulations via social media.

"A great figure in German football and an example for everyone. All the best on turning 70."

"All the best to Bayern legend Gerd Müller on his 70th birthday!"