Former Hungary footballer Sándor Mátrai was born today. He made his debut for national team in 1956 and earned 81 caps. Died on May 29, 2002, aged 69 years.
Germany referee Manfred Neuner was born 77 years ago. He is known to have officiated 7 international matches of European teams during the period from 1987 to 1991. Passed away on December 23, 2001.
International footballer Nené is born 73 years ago. He played 66 matches for Portugal national team and scored 22 goals.
International football venue Estadio Olímpico de la Ciudad Universitaria was inaugurated in Mexico City. Since opening, 6 games of European national football teams were played on the stadium.
Austria national team played their 300th international match in Budapest against Hungary.
Birthday of the international referee Wolfgang Stark from Germany, who refereed 40 football games of European national teams
Dušan Tadić, Serbia national football team player (91 caps and 20 goals), born this day.
The 300th ever game of the Portugal national football team was held in Lisbon vs Greece.
Yeni Eskişehir Stadyumu was opened in Eskişehir. The venue hosted 4 football matches of European national teams.