Austria national team played their 100th international match in Bern against Switzerland.
Foundation day of APOEL Strovolos. They were winners of Cyprus football championship 28 times.
Former England national team player Charlie Bambridge died on this day aged 77. He earned 18 caps and scored 11 goals in total. Date of his birth: July 30, 1858.
80 years ago, the former Italy football player Alessandro Mazzola is born. He appeared for 70 matches in total and scored 22 international goals for Italy.
Birthday of Martin Peters, who played for England national team in period 1966-1974 (67 caps and 20 goals). Date of his death: December 21, 2019.
André Abegglen died at the age of 35. He appeared in 52 international football gamesand scored 29 goals for Switzerland team. Born on March 7, 1909.
Former Greece footballer Giorgos Foiros is born today. He made his debut for national team in 1974 and earned 52 caps.
International footballer Mini Jakobsen is born 57 years ago. He played 65 matches for Norway national team and scored 11 goals.
Finland referee Mikko Vuorela is born 55 years ago. He is known to have officiated 14 international matches of European teams during the period from 1997 to 2007.
Aaron Hughes, Northern Ireland national football team player (112 caps and 1 goal), born this day.
41 years ago, the England football player Joe Cole is born. He appeared for 56 matches in total and scored 10 international goals for England.
The 200th ever game of the Israel national football team was held in Tel Aviv vs Romania.
Leen Vente passed away at the age of 78. He played for Netherlands national team in period from 1933 to 1940 (21 caps and 19 goals). Date of his birth: May 14, 1911.
International football venue Estadio Nuevo Colombino was inaugurated in Huelva. Since opening, 3 games of European national football teams were played on the stadium.
M.S.V. Arena was opened in Duisburg. The venue hosted 5 football matches of European national teams.
Former Soviet Union national team player Valentin Ivanov died on this day aged 76. He earned 59 caps and scored 26 goals in total. Born on November 19, 1934.