Birthday of Josef Bican, who played for Czechoslovakia and Austria national teams in period 1933-1936 (35 caps and 32 goals). Date of his death: December 12, 2001.
Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, former West Germany national football team player (95 caps and 45 goals), born this day.
58 years ago, the former Rep. of Ireland football player Ronnie Whelan is born. He appeared for 53 matches in total and scored 3 international goals for Rep. of Ireland.
Birthday of Dariusz Wdowczyk, who played for Poland national team in period 1984-1992 (53 caps and 2 goals).
The 150th goal of Israel national team was scored by Mordechai Spiegler in international match vs United States.
Former Yugoslavia football referee Jovan Ružić died this day at the age of 74. He officiated in matches of national football teams. He also played for national team. Born on December 12, 1898.
Portugal footballer Petit is born today. He made his debut for national team in 2001 and earned 57 caps, scoring 4 goals.
Elias Haralambous, Cyprus national football team player (69 caps), born this day.
Birthday of the Slovenia football referee Matej Jug, who was an official at 19 international games of European association football teams.
The match Spain vs Iceland in Seville was the 300th ever international match of Spain.
David Bowen from Wales, who managed Wales national team in 57 international football matches, passed away. He was also a national team player. Born on June 7, 1928.
Ludogorets Arena was opened in Razgrad. The venue hosted 1 football match of European national teams.
Henning Enoksen passed away at the age of 80. He played for Denmark national team in period from 1958 to 1966 (54 caps and 29 goals). He was also known as a national team manager. Born on September 26, 1935.