Dundee United FC were established on this day. They were winner of Scotland football championship 1 time.
106 years ago today, PFC Levski Sofia were formed. The club from Bulgaria have won 26 domestic championship titles.
Norway referee Birger Nilsen was born 103 years ago. He is known to have officiated 13 international matches of European teams during the period from 1957 to 1967. Passed away on September 20, 1999.
Birthday of Kiril Rakarov, who played for Bulgaria national team in period 1953-1962 (58 caps and 1 goal). Died on August 25, 2006, aged 74 years.
Foundation day of FC Shakhtar Donetsk. They were winners of Ukraine football championship 13 times. Also the club have won UEFA Cup in 2008/09.
Alexandru Schwartz scored the 150th goal of Romania in international football match in Bucharest against Bulgaria.
Former Rep. of Ireland footballer Packie Bonner is born today. He made his debut for national team in 1981 and earned 81 caps.
Éric Cantona, former France national football team player (45 caps and 20 goals), born this day.
47 years ago, the Czech Republic football player Vladimír Šmicer is born. He appeared for 81 matches in total and scored 27 international goals for Czech Republic.
Birthday of Marinos Satsias, who played for Cyprus national team in period 2000-2012 (66 caps).
International football venue Rudolf-Tonn-Stadion was inaugurated in Schwechat. Since opening, 1 game of European national football teams was played on the stadium.
Lithuania footballer Žydrūnas Karčemarskas is born today. He made his debut for national team in 2003 and earned 66 caps.