Former Austria footballer Matthias Sindelar was born today. He made his debut for national team in 1926 and earned 43 caps, scoring 26 goals. Died on January 23, 1939, aged 35 years.
113 years ago today, Strømsgodset IF Drammen were formed. They were winners of Norway football championship 2 times.
William Nunnerley passed away. He was a well-known international football referee from Wales.
Danny Blanchflower, former Northern Ireland national football team player (56 caps and 2 goals), born this day. He was also a national team manager. Died on December 9, 1993, aged 67 years.
Georg Frank scored the 150th goal of Germany in international football match in Mannheim against Switzerland.
Birthday of Miroslav Blažević from Croatia, who managed Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia and Switzerland national teams in 92 international football matches.
Birthday of the Israel football referee Dani Koren, who was an official at 9 international games of European association football teams.
Richard Kuthan passed away at the age of 66. He played for Austria national team in period from 1912 to 1928 (24 caps and 15 goals). Date of his birth: July 3, 1891.
Former Yugoslavia football referee Miljenko Podubsky died this day 60 years ago. He officiated in matches of national football teams.
Belarus national team head coach Ihar Krywushenka is born 56 years ago.
55 years ago, the former Malta football player Martin Gregory is born. He appeared for 64 matches in total and scored 1 international goal for Malta.
Birthday of Giannis Kallitzakis, who played for Greece national team in period 1987-1999 (72 caps).
Greece referee Giorgos Kasnaferis is born 53 years ago. He is known to have officiated 16 international matches of European teams during the period from 2000 to 2008.
Estonia footballer Kristen Viikmäe is born today. He made his debut for national team in 1997 and earned 115 caps, scoring 15 goals.
The match Malta vs Tunisia in Attard was the 100th ever international match of Malta.
Malta national team played their 200th international match in Attard against Georgia.
The 1000th goal of Poland national team was scored by Wojciech Kowalczyk in international match vs Finland.
Former East Germany national team player Günter Schröter died on this day aged 88. He earned 39 caps and scored 13 goals in total. Born on May 3, 1927.
Anatoliy Ilyin died at the age of 84. He appeared in 31 international football gamesand scored 16 goals for Soviet Union team. Date of his birth: June 27, 1931.