125 years ago today, First Vienna FC Wien were formed. They were winners of Austria football championship 2 times.
International football venue Jules Ottenstadion was inaugurated in Gentbrugge. Since opening, 4 games of European national football teams were played on the stadium.
Kurt Wabbel Stadion was opened in Halle. The venue hosted 5 football matches of European national teams.
Birthday of the East Germany football referee Klaus Scheurell, who was an official at 10 international games of European association football teams. The referee died on August 12, 2016.
Wales referee Alan Howells is born 59 years ago. He is known to have officiated 5 international matches of European teams during the period from 1993 to 1998.
International football venue Estadio Luis Tróccoli was inaugurated in Montevideo. Since opening, 1 game of European national football teams was played on the stadium.
Ólafur Þórðarson, former Iceland national football team player (72 caps and 5 goals), born this day.
51 years ago, the Russia football player Aleksandr Mostovoy is born. He appeared for 65 matches in total and scored 13 international goals for Russia.
Birthday of Heiðar Helguson, who played for Iceland national team in period 1999-2011 (55 caps and 12 goals).
Arne Brustad passed away at the age of 75. He played for Norway national team in period from 1935 to 1946 (33 caps and 17 goals). Date of his birth: April 14, 1912.
Russia footballer Artyom Dzyuba is born today. He made his debut for national team in 2011 and earned 42 caps, scoring 24 goals.
Former Yugoslavia national team player Stjepan Bobek died on this day aged 86. He earned 63 caps and scored 38 goals in total. Born on December 3, 1923.