On This Day

December 25, 1984 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • Ballon d'Or: Juventus' French midfielder Michel Platini is named Europe's best football player for the 2nd consecutive time; beats Bordeaux midfielder Jean Tigana and Verona striker Preben Elkjær

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alastair Cook, English cricketer