On This Day

August 28, 1982 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Anderson Silva de França, Brazilian footballer, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • Kevin McNaughton, Scottish footballer, born in Dundee, Scotland
  • Thiago Motta, Brazilian footballer, born in São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil

Deaths in Sport

  • G W A Chubb, cricketer (5 Tests for South Africa, 21 wickets), dies