On This Day

December 2, 2019 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

Sport awardFootball Awards

FIFA Ballon d'Or: Barcelona forward Lionel Messi wins his record 6th award from Liverpool's Dutch defender Virgil van Dijk; American midfielder Megan Rapinoe is Women's World Player of the Year

Football Star Lionel Messi
Football Star
Lionel Messi
Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe
Soccer Star
Megan Rapinoe

Deaths in Sport

  • Francesco Janich, Italian soccer defender (6 caps; Bologna), dies at 82