This day in European football history - February 7
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What happened on February 7
Cliff Jones, former Wales national football team player (59 caps and 16 goals), born this day.
63 years ago, the former Rep. of Ireland football player Mick McCarthy is born. He appeared for 57 matches in total and scored 2 international goals for Rep. of Ireland. He was also a national team manager.
Birthday of the Denmark football referee Nicolai Vollquartz, who was an official at 16 international games of European association football teams.
Birthday of Daniel Van Buyten, who played for Belgium national team in period 2001-2014 (85 caps and 10 goals).
Estadio Cartagonova was opened in Cartagena. The venue hosted 2 football matches of European national teams.
Birthday of Valon Berisha, who played for Kosovo and Norway national teams in period 2012-2016 (52 caps and 3 goals).