Football Players in Sports History (Part 12)

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  • 1971-09-28 Alan Wright, English footballer
  • 1971-10-05 Mauricio Pellegrino, Argentine footballer, born in Córdoba, Argentina
  • 1971-10-06 Alan Stubbs, English footballer and manager (Rotherham United), born in Kirkby, England
  • 1971-10-10 Ian Bennett, English football goalkeeper (Birmingham City), born in Worksop, England
  • 1971-10-14 Jorge Costa, Portuguese soccer defender and manager (50 caps; FC Porto), born in Porto, Portugal
  • 1971-10-15 Andy Cole, British footballer (Manchester United), born in Nottingham, England
  • 1971-10-21 René Ponk, soccer player (FC Utrecht)
  • 1971-10-21 Paul Norman Telfer, Scottish footballer
  • 1971-10-22 Mitchel van der Gaag, Dutch soccer player (PSV, Motherwell)
  • 1971-10-25 Geoffrey Prommayon, Thai-American soccer player (PSV), born in Udon Thani, Thailand
  • 1971-10-25 Simon Charlton, English footballer (Southampton), born in Huddersfield, England
  • 1971-10-27 Theodoros Zagorakis, Greek footballer, born in Lydía, Kavala, Greece
  • 1971-10-27 Jorge Soto, Peruvian soccer midfielder (101 caps; Sporting Cristal), born in Lima, Peru
  • 1971-10-31 Ian Walker, English footballer, born in Watford, Hertfordshire, England
  • 1971-11-03 Dwight Yorke, Trinidad & Tobago soccer striker (74 caps; Aston Villa, Manchester United), born in Canaan, Trinidad and Tobago
  • 1971-11-05 Rob Jones, English footballer (Liverpool), born in Wrexham, Wales
  • 1971-11-08 Twan Scheepers, Dutch soccer player (MVV), born in Eindhoven, Netherlands
  • 1971-11-16 Mustapha Hadji, Moroccan footballer
  • 1971-11-20 Robert Wijnands, Dutch soccer player (FC Utrecht)
  • 1971-11-22 Lloyd Kammeron, soccer player (Feyenoord, Go Ahead Eagles)
  • 1971-12-02 Francesco Toldo, Italian soccer goalkeeper (28 caps; Fiorentina, Internazionale), born in Padua, Italy
  • 1971-12-03 Frank Sinclair, Jamaican soccer defender (28 caps; Chelsea, Leicester City), born in Lambeth, England
  • 1971-12-03 Henk Timmer, Dutch soccer goalkeeper (7 caps; Zwolle, Feyenoord), born in Hierden, Netherlands
  • 1971-12-11 Cedric Ihalauw, Dutch soccer player (Roda JC), born in Geleen, Netherlands
  • 1971-12-15 Boudewijk Pahlplatz, soccer player (FC Twente, PSV)
  • 1971-12-23 Michalis Klokidis, Greek footballer, born in Greece
  • 1971-12-27 Duncan Ferguson, Scottish footballer
  • 1971-12-31 Ricardo López Felipe, Spanish footballer, born in Madrid, Spain
  • 1972-01-01 Lilian Thuram, French soccer defender (record 142 caps; Monaco; Parma; Juventus; Barcelona), born in Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • 1972-01-11 Huub Loeffen, Dutch soccer player (Vitesse)
  • 1972-01-28 Nicky Southall, English footballer
  • 1972-01-31 Reinier Robbemond, Dutch soccer player (Dordrecht '90), born in Dordrecht, Netherlands
  • 1972-02-03 Mart Poom, Estonian football player
  • 1972-02-04 Giovanni Silva De Oliveira, Brazilian footballer
  • 1972-02-09 Darren Ferguson, Scottish footballer
  • 1972-02-11 Dennis Iliohan, Dutch soccer player (FC Lisse, ADO Den Haag), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 1972-02-11 Steve McManaman, English footballer, born in Kirkdale, Liverpool
  • 1972-02-25 Erwin van de Looi, soccer player (Vitesse)
  • 1972-03-03 Darren Anderton, English footballer
  • 1972-03-08 Georgios Georgiadis, Greek footballer
  • 1972-03-17 Mia Hamm, Anerican soccer forward (Olympics 1996), born in Selma, Alabama
  • 1972-03-20 Ajah Wilson-Ogechukwu, soccer player (Roda JC)
  • 1972-03-27 Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink, Dutch footballer, born in Paramaribo, Suriname
  • 1972-03-29 Rui Costa, Portuguese footballer, born in Amadora, Portugal
  • 1972-04-05 Paul Okon, Australian former footballer
  • 1972-04-09 Jeffrey van As, Dutch soccer player (MVV), born in Leiden, Netherlands
  • 1972-04-14 Paul Devlin, England-born Scottish footballer, born in Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • 1972-04-17 Jarkko Wiss, Finnish footballer, born in Tampere, Finland
  • 1972-04-19 Rivaldo, Brazilian footballer (Brazil national team 1993-2003), born in Recife, Brazil
  • 1972-04-20 Lê Huỳnh Đức, Vietnamese footballer, born in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • 1972-04-24 Rab Douglas, Scottish football goalkeeper (Arbroath), born in Lanark, Scotland
  • 1972-04-26 Avi Nimni, Israeli footballer (Maccabi Tel Aviv F.C.), born in Holon, Israel
  • 1972-04-26 Kiko Narváez, Spanish footballer (Atlético Madrid), born in Jerez de la Frontera, Spain
  • 1972-04-28 Jean-Paul van Gastel, soccer player (Willem II)
  • 1972-05-02 Erik Maes, Dutch soccer player (MVV)
  • 1972-05-10 Radosław Majdan, Polish footballer
  • 1972-05-15 Patrick Pothuizen, soccer player (Vitesse)
  • 1972-05-23 Marco van Hoogdalem, Dutch soccer player (Roda JC)
  • 1972-05-28 Guidoni Junior Doriva, Brazilian footballer and manager, born in Mirassol. Brazil
  • 1972-06-08 Christian Mayrleb, Austrian footballer
  • 1972-06-12 Patrick van Diemen, Dutch soccer player (FC Utrecht, NEC), born in Woerden, Netherlands
  • 1972-06-17 Dirk-Jan Derksen, Dutch soccer player (Roda JC), born in Tiel, Netherlands

Person of interestZinedine Zidane

1972-06-23 Zinédine Zidane, French soccer midfielder/Real Madrid manager (Champions League 2016-17-18, World Cup 1998), born in Marseille, France

Football Star and Manager Zinedine Zidane
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  • 1972-06-28 Arie van der Padt, Dutch soccer player (Tonegido, Sparta), born in Ridderkerk, Netherlands
  • 1972-07-17 Jaap Stam, Dutch footballer, born in Kampen, Netherlands
  • 1972-07-19 Ebbe Sand, Danish footballer
  • 1972-07-21 Dennis Krijgsman, Dutch soccer player and manager (Sparta/Vitesse), born in Alphen aan de Rijn, Netherlands
  • 1972-08-02 Mohamed Al-Deayea, Saudi Arabian footballer, born in Hail, Saudi Arabia
  • 1972-08-12 Mark Kinsella, Irish footballer
  • 1972-08-16 Stan Lazaridis, Australian footballer, born in Perth, Australia
  • 1972-08-19 Roberto Abbondanzieri, Argentine footballer, born in Bouquet, Argentina
  • 1972-08-23 Martin Grainger, English footballer, born in London Borough of Enfield, United Kingdom
  • 1972-08-30 Pavel Nedvěd, Czech football player (Lazio, Juventus), born in Cheb, Czechoslovakia
  • 1972-09-08 Markus Babbel, German football player and coach, born in Munich, West Germany
  • 1972-09-16 Ramon van Haaren, Dutch soccer player (RKC), born in Waalwijk, Netherlands
  • 1972-09-18 François Gesthuizen, Dutch soccer player (PSV, NAC), born in Millingen aan de Rijn, Netherlands
  • 1972-09-19 Eric van de Merwe, Dutch soccer player (Dordrecht '90), born in Dordrecht, Netherlands
  • 1972-10-08 Stanislav Varga, Slovakian footballer (Slovan Bratislava), born in Lipany, Czechoslovakia
  • 1972-10-12 Tom van Mol, Belgian soccer player (PSV), born in Dendermonde, Belgium
  • 1972-10-23 Tiffeny Milbrett, soccer forward (Olympics 1996), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1972-10-27 Lee Clark, English footballer (Newcastle United), born in Wallsend, England
  • 1972-11-01 Paul Dickov, Scottish soccer striker and manager (10 caps; Manchester City, Leicester City), born in Livingston, West Lothian
  • 1972-11-02 Alfred Schreuder, Dutch soccer midfielder and manager (NAC Breda; manager: 1899 Hoffenheim), born in Barneveld, Netherlands
  • 1972-11-02 Darío Silva, Uruguayan soccer striker (49 caps, 14 goals; Málaga, Cagliari), born in Treinta y Tres, Uruguay
  • 1972-11-03 Ugo Ehiogu, English soccer defender (4 caps; Aston Villa, Middlesborough), born in London, England (d. 2017)
  • 1972-11-04 Luís Figo, Portuguese footballer
  • 1972-11-06 Garry Flitcroft, English soccer midfielder, manager (Manchester City, Blackburn Rovers), born in Bolton, Lancashire
  • 1972-11-07 Marcus Stewart, English football player, born in Bristol, England
  • 1972-11-10 Dick Kooijman, Dutch soccer player (Heracles, FC Groningen, Az), born in Wijk bij Duurstede, Netherlands
  • 1972-11-12 Vassilis Tsiartas, Greek footballer, born in Alexandria, Greece
  • 1972-11-15 Christian van der Weerden, Dutch soccer player (NEC, Vitesse)
  • 1972-11-27 Yureck Person, soccer player (NAC)
  • 1972-11-28 Paulo Figueiredo, Angolan footballer
  • 1972-11-30 Abel Xavier, Portuguese footballer
  • 1972-12-07 Bobby Schoonens, Dutch soccer player (RKC), born in Den Bosch, Netherlands
  • 1972-12-08 Marco Abreu, Angolan footballer, born in Lubango, Angola
  • 1972-12-12 Nicky Eaden, English footballer, born in Sheffield, England
  • 1972-12-16 Željko Kalac, Australian soccer player
  • 1972-12-24 Alvaro Mesen, Costa Rican footballer, born in Alajuela, Costa Rica
  • 1972-12-26 Esteban Fuertes, Argentine footballer, born in Coronel Dorrego Partido, Argentina

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