Former Hungary association captain Dietz Károly was born 135 years ago. Died on July 9, 1969.
Eduard Streltsov, former Soviet Union national football team player (38 caps and 25 goals), born this day. Died on July 22, 1990, aged 53 years.
81 years ago, the former West Germany football player Helmut Haller was born. He appeared for 33 matches in total and scored 13 international goals for West Germany. Date of his death: October 11, 2012.
Stadion Zawiszy was opened in Bydgoszcz. The venue hosted 10 football matches of European national teams.
Birthday of Guðni Bergsson, who played for Iceland national team in period 1984-2003 (80 caps and 1 goal).
Norway footballer Erik Mykland is born today. He made his debut for national team in 1990 and earned 78 caps, scoring 2 goals.
International football venue Stadion an der Castroper Straße was inaugurated in Bochum. Since opening, 7 games of European national football teams were played on the stadium.
Joaquín, Spain national football team player (51 caps and 4 goals), born this day.
31 years ago, the Wales football player Chris Gunter is born. He appeared for 96 matches in total for Wales.
Toyota Stadium was opened in Toyota. The venue hosted 3 football matches of European national teams.
Former East Germany football referee Heinz Einbeck died this day at the age of 77. He officiated in matches of national football teams. Born on April 9, 1931.