Anorthosis Famagusta were established on this day. They were winners of Cyprus football championship 13 times.
Adolfo Baloncieri scored the 100th goal of Italy in international football match in Geneva against Switzerland.
International football venue Stade du Ray (Léo Lagrange) was inaugurated in Nice. Since opening, 3 games of European national football teams were played on the stadium.
Birthday of the Italy football referee Cosimo Bolognino, who was an official at 8 international games of European association football teams.
Bulgaria referee Tsvetan Georgiev is born 45 years ago. He is known to have officiated 5 international matches of European teams during the period from 2007 to 2009.
Macedonia footballer Ǵorǵi Hristov is born today. He made his debut for national team in 1995 and earned 48 caps, scoring 15 goals.
Peter Crouch, England national football team player (42 caps and 22 goals), born this day.
38 years ago, the Cyprus football player Antonis Georgallidis is born. He appeared for 66 matches in total for Cyprus.
Birthday of Vlatko Grozdanoski, who played for Macedonia national team in period 2001-2011 (50 caps and 4 goals).
Former Hungary association captain Sebes Gusztáv died at the age of 34. He was also a national team player. Date of his birth: January 22, 1906.
The 600th ever game of the Hungary national football team was held in Doha vs Asia.
Turkey footballer Arda Turan is born today. He made his debut for national team in 2006 and earned 100 caps, scoring 17 goals.
Azeglio Vicini from Italy, who managed Italy national team in 54 international football matches, passed away. Born on March 20, 1933.
Peter Mikkelsen passed away aged 58. He was a well-known international football referee from Denmark. Date of his birth: May 1, 1960.
Former Denmark football referee Ole Amundsen died this day at the age of 78. He officiated in matches of national football teams. Born on August 20, 1940.