K Beerschot VAC Antwerpen were established on this day. The club from Belgium had won 7 domestic championship titles.
114 years ago, the former Northern Ireland football player Jimmy Dunne was born. He appeared for 22 matches in total and scored 17 international goals for Northern Ireland and Rep. of Ireland. Date of his death: November 14, 1949.
The first international goal of Yugoslavia was scored by Artur Dubravčić in football match vs Egypt.
Heinrich Uukkivi scored the 150th goal of Estonia in international football match in Tallinn against Lithuania.
Stadion Nieuw Monnikenhuize was opened in Arnhem. The venue hosted 2 football matches of European national teams.
Birthday of the England football referee David Elleray, who was an official at 16 international games of European association football teams.
International football venue Estadio Ramón de Carranza was inaugurated in Cádiz. Since opening, 5 games of European national football teams were played on the stadium.
Birthday of Gareth Southgate, who played for England national team in period 1995-2004 (57 caps and 2 goals). He was also a national team manager.
Sweden footballer Olof Mellberg is born today. He made his debut for national team in 2000 and earned 117 caps, scoring 8 goals.
Takács József died at the age of 79. He appeared in 32 international football gamesand scored 26 goals for Hungary team. Born on June 30, 1904.
Jérôme Boateng, Germany national football team player (76 caps and 1 goal), born this day.
Gaetano Scirea passed away at the age of 36. He played for Italy national team in period from 1975 to 1986 (78 caps and 2 goals). Date of his birth: May 25, 1953.
Former England national team player Billy Wright died on this day aged 70. He earned 105 caps and scored 3 goals in total. Born on February 6, 1924.
The 800th ever game of the Hungary national football team was held in Budapest vs Malta.
José Augusto Torres died at the age of 71. He appeared in 33 international football gamesand scored 14 goals for Portugal team. He was also known as a national team manager. Date of his birth: September 8, 1938.
The match Netherlands vs San Marino in Serravalle was the 700th ever international match of Netherlands.