Hoeneß re-elected as FC Bayern president
Monday, November 28, 2016
7,152 members attended the annual meeting, and Hoeneß won the voting with 98.5%. Hoeneß was the only candidate for president. Before the vote, he said, "I'm asking you for a second chance [...] I promise I'll do everything I can to fulfil your expectations." ((de))German language: Ich bitte Sie um eine zweite Chance [...] ich verspreche Ihnen, dass ich alles tun werde, um Ihre Erwartungen zu erfüllen.
In February, Hoeneß was given early release from his three-and-half-year jail term. While in custody, Hoeneß spent his work-release program with Bayern's youth academy.
- Associated Press. "Released From Prison, Former Bayern Munich President Is Re-elected" — , November 25, 2016
- "98,5 Prozent! Hoeneß wieder Bayern-Präsident" — , November 25, 2016 ()
- Alison Smale. "Bayern Munich's Hoeness Sentenced to Prison for Tax Evasion" — , March 13, 2014