Foundation day of Tottenham Hotspur FC London. The club from England have won 2 domestic championship titles. Also they where winners of UEFA Cup Winners' Cup in 1962/63; UEFA Cup in 1971/72 and 1983/84.
Birthday of Karl Decker, who played for Austria and Germany national teams in period 1942-1942 (33 caps and 26 goals). He was also a national team manager. Date of his death: September 27, 2005.
Shakhtar Stadium was opened in Donetsk. The venue hosted 2 football matches of European national teams.
CS Universitatea Craiova were established on this day. They were winners of Romania football championship 4 times.
International football venue Estádio Governador Magalhães Pinto (Mineirão) was inaugurated in Belo Horizonte. Since opening, 11 games of European national football teams were played on the stadium.
Rúnar Kristinsson, Iceland national football team player (104 caps and 3 goals), born this day.
42 years ago, the Spain football player Joseba Etxeberria is born. He appeared for 53 matches in total and scored 12 international goals for Spain.
Birthday of John Carew, who played for Norway national team in period 1998-2011 (91 caps and 24 goals).
Turkey footballer Nuri Şahin is born today. He made his debut for national team in 2005 and earned 52 caps, scoring 2 goals.
The 150th goal of Cyprus national team was scored by Yiotis Engomitis in international match vs Israel.
Aleksandr Iashvili scored the 100th goal of Georgia in international football match in Tbilisi against Lithuania.
Former Sweden national team player Karl Löfgren died on this day aged 83. He earned 40 caps and scored 13 goals in total. Born on August 29, 1923.
Romania national team played their 600th international match in Saint-Denis against France.
Robert Ballaman died at the age of 85. He appeared in 50 international football gamesand scored 19 goals for Switzerland team. Date of his birth: June 21, 1926.
The 600th ever game of the Luxembourg national football team was held in Belfast vs Northern Ireland.
The match Israel vs North Macedonia in Beersheba was the 500th ever international match of Israel.
Romania national team played their 700th international match in Bucharest against Spain.
The 800th ever game of the Switzerland national football team was held in Dublin vs Rep. of Ireland.