Birthday of Ladislav Kubala, who played for Czechoslovakia and Hungary national teams in period 1946-1948 (28 caps and 15 goals). He was also a national team manager. Died on May 17, 2002, aged 74 years.
Francis Krupšs scored the 150th goal of Latvia in international football match in Solna against Sweden.
International football venue Stadionul Giuleşti was inaugurated in Bucharest. Since opening, 12 games of European national football teams were played on the stadium.
Estádio Nacional do Jamor was opened in Oeiras. The venue hosted 53 football matches of European national teams.
Birthday of António Oliveira from Portugal, who managed Portugal national team in 44 international football matches. He also played for national team.
Former Iceland national team national coach Heimir Hallgrímsson is born 53 years ago.
Ronny Johnsen, Norway national football team player (62 caps and 3 goals), born this day.
Birthday of Chris Coleman from Wales, who managed Wales national team in 50 international football matches. He also played for national team.
International football venue Stadion Wisły was inaugurated in Płock. Since opening, 2 games of European national football teams were played on the stadium.
Karl Liebknecht Stadion (KarLi) was opened in Potsdam. The venue hosted 3 football matches of European national teams.
Leif Gulliksen passed away aged 63. He was a well-known international football referee from Norway. Date of his birth: November 27, 1913.
37 years ago, the Switzerland football player Steve von Bergen is born. He appeared for 50 matches in total for Switzerland.
Birthday of Vasilis Torosidis, who played for Greece national team in period 2007-2019 (101 caps and 10 goals).
Belarus footballer Anton Putsila is born today. He made his debut for national team in 2008 and earned 56 caps, scoring 6 goals.
The match Denmark vs Romania* in Aalborg was the 500th ever international match of Denmark.
International football venue Stade Dillon was inaugurated in Fort-de-France. Since opening, 1 game of European national football teams was played on the stadium.
The 1000th goal of Belgium national team was scored by Émile Mpenza in international match vs Sweden.
Louis Carré passed away at the age of 77. He played for Belgium national team in period from 1948 to 1958 (56 caps). Date of his birth: January 7, 1925.
Stevan Jovetić scored the 100th goal of Montenegro in international football match in Podgorica against Armenia.