Football Players in Sports History (Part 13)

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  • 1972-12-28 Roberto Palacios, Peruvian footballer, born in Lima, Peru
  • 1972-12-30 Paul Keegan, Irish footballer
  • 1973-01-09 Ronald Hamming, Dutch football player (FC Groningen, Fortuna Sittard), born in Zeegse, Netherlands
  • 1973-01-15 Essam El-Hadary, Egyptian footballer, born in Damietta Governorate, Egypt
  • 1973-01-17 Cuauhtémoc Blanco, Mexican footballer, born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • 1973-01-18 Regilio Vreede, Dutch football player (Blue White, RKC), born in Paramaribo, Suriname
  • 1973-01-22 Rogerio Ceni, Brazilian footballer, born in Paraná, Brazil
  • 1973-02-07 Billy Baumhoff, soccer midfielder/forward (Olympic gold 1996), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1973-02-08 Andreas Gliatis, soccer player (NEC)
  • 1973-02-16 Nikos Kostakis, Greek footballer
  • 1973-02-16 Christian Bassedas, Argentine former footballer
  • 1973-02-18 Claude Makélélé, French footballer, born in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • 1973-02-22 Juninho Paulista, Brazilian footballer, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1973-02-22 Claus Lundekvam, Norwegian footballer, born in Austevoll, Norway
  • 1973-02-26 Ole Gunnar Solskjær, Norwegian football player & manager, born in Kristiansund, Norway
  • 1973-03-02 Trevor Sinclair, English soccer winger (12 caps; Blackpool, West Ham, QPR, Manchester City), born in Dulwich, England
  • 1973-03-03 Tisha Venturini, Modesto California, soccer midfielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-03-05 Paul Lieftink, Dutch soccer player (NAC, Spakenburg)
  • 1973-03-05 Yannis Anastasiou, Greek footballer
  • 1973-03-07 Ray Parlour, English footballer
  • 1973-03-10 Mauricio Taricco, Argentine footballer
  • 1973-03-10 Chris Sutton, English soccer striker, manager, broadcaster (1 cap; Blackburn Rovers, Celtic; BT Sport, BBC Radio 5 Live, BBC Sport.), born in Nottingham, England
  • 1973-03-11 Martin Hiden, Austrian footballer
  • 1973-03-12 Gabriel Mendez, Australian soccer midfielder (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-03-12 Louis Laros, Dutch soccer player (Willem II, Vitesse)
  • 1973-03-13 Edgar Davids, Dutch soccer player (Ajax, AC Milan), born in Paramaribo, Suriname
  • 1973-03-16 Bert Zuurman, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)
  • 1973-03-20 Norman Tome, Australian soccer striker (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-03-21 Stuart Nethercott, English footballer
  • 1973-03-23 Jerzy Dudek, Polish footballer
  • 1973-03-24 Jacek Bąk, Polish footballer
  • 1973-03-25 Anthony Barness, English footballer
  • 1973-03-29 Marc Overmars, Dutch soccer player (Ajax)
  • 1973-03-29 Sebastiano Siviglia Italian footballer
  • 1973-03-30 Jan Koller, Czech footballer, born in Prague, Czechoslavakia
  • 1973-04-01 Ferdy Vierklau, Dutch soccer left back (2 caps; FC Utrecht; Ajax), born in Bilthoven, Netherlands
  • 1973-04-04 Peter Hoekstra, Dutch soccer player (PSV, Ajax), born in Assen, Netherlands
  • 1973-04-06 Sun Wen, Chinese footballer
  • 1973-04-08 Khaled Badra, Tunisian footballer
  • 1973-04-10 Roberto Carlos, Brazilian soccer left back (Brazil 125 caps, Real Madrid), born in Garça, São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1973-04-14 Roberto Ayala, Argentine footballer, born in Parana, Argentina
  • 1973-04-17 Ross Aloisi, Australian soccer midfielder (Olyroos, Olympics 1996), born in Adelaide, South Australia
  • 1973-04-22 Ofer Talker, Israeli footballer
  • 1973-04-22 Adem Poric, Australian former footballer
  • 1973-04-24 Mark Babic, Australian soccer defender (Olyroos, Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1973-04-26 Chris Perry, English footballer (Tottenham Hotspur), born in Carshalton, England
  • 1973-04-28 Francisco Palencia, Mexican footballer
  • 1973-05-01 Oliver Neuville, German soccer striker (69 caps; Servette, Bayer Leverkusen, Borussia M'gladbach), born in Locarno, Switzerland
  • 1973-05-04 Guillermo Barros Schelotto, Argentine football forward, born in La Plata, Argentina
  • 1973-05-06 Joe Spiteri, Australian soccer striker (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-05-10 Rüştü Reçber, Turkish soccer goalkeeper (120 caps, record appearance holder, FIFA World Cup All Star Team: 2002; Fenerbahçe, Barcelona, Beşiktaş), born in Korkuteli, Turkey
  • 1973-05-22 Daniel Tiatto, Australian soccer midfielder (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-05-24 Dannes Coronel, Ecuadorian soccer defender (27 caps; El Nacional), born in Naranjal, Ecuador (d. 2020)
  • 1973-05-29 Alpay Özalan, Turkish soccer centre back, manager, politician (Turkey 90 caps), born in Izmir, Turkey
  • 1973-06-12 Rick Plum, Dutch soccer player (Roda JC, MVV), born in Kerkrade, Netherlands
  • 1973-06-12 Takis Fyssas, Greek footballer, born in Athens, Greece
  • 1973-06-15 Tore André Flo, Norwegian footballer
  • 1973-06-16 Nikos Machlas, Greek footballer
  • 1973-06-18 Tracy Noonan, American soccer goalkeeper (Olympics 1996), born in Lawrence, Massachusetts
  • 1973-06-19 Arne van de Berg, soccer player (Willem II)
  • 1973-06-25 Jamie Redknapp, English footballer and sports columnist, born in Barton on Sea, England
  • 1973-06-28 Brian Maisonneuve, American soccer midfielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1973-07-04 Michael Johnson, English-born Jamaican footballer, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1973-07-05 Christy Rowe, soccer defender (Olympics 1996), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • 1973-07-05 Marcus Allbäck, Swedish footballer, born in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • 1973-07-12 Christian Vieri, Italian footballer
  • 1973-07-13 Ariel Silvio Zárate, Argentine footballer
  • 1973-07-20 Mads Rieper, Danish footballer
  • 1973-07-25 Kevin Phillips, English footballer (Sunderland), born in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England
  • 1973-07-26 Peter Heijstek, Dutch soccer player (DFC/Dordrecht '90)
  • 1973-08-01 Gregg Berhalter, American soccer defender (Olympic gold 1996), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1973-08-03 Nikos Dabizas, Greek footballer, born in Amyntaio, Greece
  • 1973-08-04 Peter Tsekenis, Australian soccer midfielder (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-08-07 Kevin Muscat, Australian soccer defender (Olyroos, Olympics 1996), born in Crawley, United Kingdom
  • 1973-08-09 Filippo Inzaghi, Italian footballer
  • 1973-08-10 Javier Zanetti, Argentinian footballer
  • 1973-08-14 Jay-Jay Okocha, Nigerian footballer, born in Enugu, Nigeria
  • 1973-08-14 Jared Borgetti, Mexican footballer, born in Culiacancito, Mexico
  • 1973-08-17 A J Wood, American soccer forward (Olympic gold 1996), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1973-08-19 Marco Materazzi, Italian footballer
  • 1973-08-27 Danny Coyne, Welsh footballer
  • 1973-08-27 Dietmar Hamann, German footballer
  • 1973-09-06 Carlo Cudicini, Italian football goalkeeper, born in Milan, Italy
  • 1973-09-08 Khamis Al-Owairan, Saudi Arabian soccer midfielder (105 caps), born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • 1973-09-08 Khamis Al-Dossari, Saudi Arabian soccer midfielder (105 caps; Al-Hilal, Al Ittihad), born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (d. 2020)
  • 1973-09-10 Ferdinand Coly, Senegalese footballer, born in Dakar, Senegal
  • 1973-09-13 Fabio Cannavaro, Italian footballer (Parma), born in Naples, Italy
  • 1973-09-13 Marcelinho Paulista, Brazilian footballer, born in Cotia, Brazil
  • 1973-09-14 Linvoy Primus, English footballer (Charlton Athletic, Barnet), born in Forest Gate, England
  • 1973-09-16 Clint Peay, American soccer defender (Olympic gold 1996), born in Columbia, Maryland
  • 1973-09-16 George Corrie, English footballer, born in Workington, England
  • 1973-09-17 Demis Nikolaidis, Greek footballer
  • 1973-09-19 Nick Colgan, Irish football goalkeeper, born in Drogheda, Ireland
  • 1973-09-21 Oswaldo Sanchez, Mexican footballer
  • 1973-09-25 Tijani Babangida, Nigerian soccer player (Roda JC), born in Kaduna, Nigeria
  • 1973-10-06 Sylvain Legwinski, French footballer
  • 1973-10-07 Dida, Brazilian footballer, born in Bahia, Brazil
  • 1973-10-09 Brandon Pollard, American soccer defender (Olympic gold 1996), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1973-10-09 Carlos Pavón, Honduran footballer (Real España), born in El Progreso, Honduras
  • 1973-10-10 Zach Thornton, American soccer goalkeeper (8 caps; MLS GK of the Year: 1998, 2009), born in Baltimore, Maryland

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