Birthday of John Goodall, who played for England national team in period 1888-1898 (14 caps and 12 goals). Date of his death: May 20, 1942.
Former Sweden footballer Knut Kroon was born today. He made his debut for national team in 1925 and earned 35 caps, scoring 18 goals. Died on February 27, 1975, aged 68 years.
113 years ago today, HJK Helsinki were formed. The club from Finland have won 29 domestic championship titles.
Birthday of the West Germany football referee Emil Schmetzer, who was an official at 9 international games of European association football teams. The referee died on September 21, 1988.
Foundation day of Molde FK. They were winners of Norway football championship 4 times.
The 150th goal of Hungary national team was scored by Tóth-Potya István in international match vs Sweden*.
Hohe Warte was opened in Vienna. The venue hosted 35 football matches of European national teams.
Birthday of Otto Barić from Croatia, who managed Albania, Austria and Croatia national teams in 59 international football matches.
Birthday of Kjell Schou-Andreassen from Norway, who managed Norway national team in 27 international football matches. Passed away on November 19, 1997.
Former Norway national team national coach Tor Røste Fossen was born 80 years ago. Died on August 7, 2017.
Former England football referee Albert Fogg died this day at the age of 68. He officiated in matches of national football teams. Born on July 6, 1883.
Latvia referee Romāns Lajuks is born 56 years ago. He is known to have officiated 38 international matches of European teams during the period from 1991 to 2008.
International football venue B.C. Place Stadium was inaugurated in Vancouver. Since opening, 1 game of European national football teams was played on the stadium.
Reidar Randers Johansen passed away aged 90. He was a well-known international football referee from Norway. Date of his birth: August 23, 1899.
Andrej Kramarić, Croatia national football team player (48 caps and 13 goals), born this day.
Former Italy football referee Iginio Rigato died this day at the age of 72. He officiated in matches of national football teams. Born on August 8, 1920.
Sergio Gonella passed away aged 85. He was a well-known international football referee from Italy. Date of his birth: May 23, 1933.