On This Day

July 5, 2020 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Deaths in Sport

  • Bob Reade, American College Football Hall of Fame coach (NCAA Div III C'ship 1983-86; AFCA Div III Coach of the Year 1983–86; Augustana Vikings), dies at 87
  • Volodymyr Troshkin, Ukrainian soccer defender (31 caps, USSR; Dynamo Kiev 205 games), dies at 72
  • Willi Holdorf, German athlete (Olympic gold, United Team of Germany, decathlon 1964), dies at 80
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