On This Day

December 25, 1984 in Sport

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 Elkj√¶r

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alastair Cook, English cricketer
  • Chris Cahill, Australian-born Samoan footballer, born in Sydney, Australia