Foundation day of VB Vágur. The club from Faroe Islands had won 1 domestic championship title.
Aarhus Stadion was opened in Aarhus. The venue hosted 21 football matches of European national teams.
Birthday of the international referee Franz Wöhrer from Austria, who refereed 26 football games of European national teams
International football referee Jaap Uilenberg from Netherlands is born on this day. He refereed matches of European national football teams (10 games in total).
Former Switzerland footballer Umberto Barberis is born today. He made his debut for national team in 1976 and earned 54 caps, scoring 7 goals.
Birthday of the England football referee Graham Barber, who was an official at 12 international games of European association football teams.
France national team played their 300th international match in Moscow against Soviet Union.
International footballer Marc Rieper is born 54 years ago. He played 61 matches for Denmark national team and scored 2 goals.
Fernando Meira, Portugal national football team player (54 caps and 2 goals), born this day.
40 years ago, the Bosnia & Herzegovina football player Zvjezdan Misimović is born. He appeared for 84 matches in total and scored 25 international goals for Bosnia & Herzegovina.
Russia referee Sergey Ivanov is born 38 years ago. He is known to have officiated 7 international matches of European teams during the period from 2014 to 2021.
Birthday of Sergey Malyi, who played for Kazakhstan national team in period 2014-2022 (62 caps and 1 goal).
Malta footballer Rowen Muscat is born today. He made his debut for national team in 2012 and earned 52 caps, scoring 1 goal.
International footballer Martin Braithwaite is born 31 years ago. He played 62 matches for Denmark national team and scored 10 goals.
The 400th ever game of the Turkey national football team was held in Daegu vs South Korea.
Former Bulgaria national team player Boris Gaganelov died on this day aged 78. He earned 51 caps in total. Born on October 7, 1941.