Birthday of Jan Thomée, who played for Netherlands national team in period 1907-1912 (16 caps and 16 goals). Died on April 1, 1954, aged 67 years.
132 years ago today, Örgryte IS Göteborg were formed. They were winners of Sweden football championship 12 times.
Former Denmark footballer Pauli Jørgensen was born today. He made his debut for national team in 1925 and earned 47 caps, scoring 44 goals. Date of his death: October 30, 1993.
The match England vs Germany in Tottenham was the 200th ever international match of England.
Austria referee Fritz Kaupe is born 76 years ago. He is known to have officiated 8 international matches of European teams during the period from 1987 to 1993.
Carlo Weis, former Luxembourg national football team player (88 caps and 1 goal), born this day.
60 years ago, the former Rep. of Ireland football player Paul McGrath is born. He appeared for 83 matches in total and scored 8 international goals for Rep. of Ireland.
Helmut Müller scored the 50th goal of East Germany in international football match in Tunis against Tunisia.
Birthday of Ulf Kirsten, who played for Germany and East Germany national teams in period 1985-1990 (100 caps and 34 goals).
Soviet Union national team played their 100th international match in Montevideo against Uruguay.
Former Italy national football team technical commissioner Augusto Rangone died at the age of 49. Date of his birth: December 11, 1885.
Andorra footballer Txema García is born today. He made his debut for national team in 1997 and earned 71 caps.
Cliff Bastin passed away at the age of 79. He played for England national team in period from 1931 to 1938 (21 caps and 12 goals). Date of his birth: March 14, 1912.
Former Netherlands national team player Roel Wiersma died on this day aged 63. He earned 53 caps in total. Born on April 15, 1932.
Pietro Bonetto passed away aged 83. He was a well-known international football referee from Italy. Date of his birth: December 11, 1921.
Former Hungary football referee Petri Sándor died this day at the age of 88. He officiated in matches of national football teams. Born on January 5, 1928.