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Football Players in Sports History (Part 14)

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  • 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 soccer striker (49 caps; Inter Milan), born in Bologna, Italy
  • 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 and manager, born in Piacenza, Italy
  • 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 and manager (Inter Milan, Itay), born in Lecce, Italy
  • 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 soccer defender (44 caps; Poitiers FC, Châteauroux, Lens), 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
  • 1973-10-11 Steven Pressley, Scottish football player and manager, born in Elgin, Scotland
  • 1973-10-16 David Unsworth, English professional footballer
  • 1973-10-18 Michalis Kapsis, Greek footballer
  • 1973-10-22 Andrés Palop, Spanish footballer
  • 1973-10-23 Mac Cozier, soccer forward (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1973-10-23 Sjoerd Sanders, soccer player (PSV/MVV)
  • 1973-10-24 Jackie McNamara, Scottish soccer defender (33 caps; Celtic) and manager (Partick Thistle, Dundee United, York City), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1973-10-29 Robert Pirès, French footballer
  • 1973-10-30 Michael Oakes, English footballer, born in Northwich, England
  • 1973-10-31 Grigorios Georgatos, Greek footballer, born in Piraeus, Greece
  • 1973-11-07 Martín Palermo, Argentine footballer, born in La Plata, Argentina
  • 1973-11-09 Zisis Vryzas, Greek footballer, born in Kavala, Greece
  • 1973-11-10 Patrik Berger, Czech footballer, born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • 1973-11-17 Bernd Schneider, German footballer
  • 1973-11-29 Dick van Burik, Dutch soccer player (Ajax/NAC), born in Utrecht, Netherlands
  • 1973-11-29 Ryan Giggs, Welsh footballer, born in St David's Hospital, Cardiff, United Kingdom
  • 1973-12-02 Graham Kavanagh, Irish soccer midfielder (16 caps, Rep of Ireland; Stoke City, Cardiff City), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1973-12-11 Luke Casserly, Australian soccer defender (Olyroos, Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1973-12-12 Walter Otta, Argentine footballer (Blooming), born in Río Tercero, Argentina
  • 1973-12-15 Tammy Melinda Pearman, American soccer forward/defender (Olympics 1996), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1973-12-24 Eddie Pope, soccer defender (Olympic gold 1996), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1973-12-25 Robbie Elliott, English footballer, born in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
  • 1974-01-02 Tomáš Řepka, Czech soccer defender (46 caps; Sparta Prague, Fiorentina, West Ham United), born in Slavičín, Czech Republic
  • 1974-01-06 Daniel Cordone, Argentine footballer, born in General Rodríguez Partido, Argentina
  • 1974-01-08 Arjan Blaauw, Dutch soccer player (FC Groningen), born in Stadskanaal, Netherlands
  • 1974-01-10 Davide Dionigi, Italian footballer, born in Modena, Italy
  • 1974-01-10 Steve Marlet, French footballer, born in Pithiviers, France
  • 1974-01-11 Goran Lozanovski, Australian soccer midfielder (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • 1974-01-11 Jens Nowotny, German footballer, born in Malsch, Germany
  • 1974-01-17 Yang Chen, Chinese footballer, born in Beijing, China
  • 1974-01-19 Gregory Playfair, Dutch football player (PSV), born in Paramaribo, Suriname
  • 1974-01-19 Tarik Oulida, Dutch football player (Ajax/Seville), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 1974-01-19 Jaime Moreno, Bolivian footballer, born in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia
  • 1974-01-31 Bob Mulder, Dutch football player (Appingedam, FC Groningen), born in Delfzijl, Netherlands
  • 1974-02-02 Jeff Cassar, soccer goalkeeper (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1974-02-06 Olaf Lindenbergh, Dutch football player (Ajax, De Graafschap), born in Purmerend, Netherlands
  • 1974-02-08 Ulises de la Cruz, Ecuadorian footballer
  • 1974-02-14 Philippe Léonard, Belgian footballer, born in Liège, Belgium
  • 1974-02-16 Fanis Katergiannakis, Greek footballer
  • 1974-02-21 Iván Campo, Spanish footballer, born in San Sebastián, Spain
  • 1974-02-28 Lee Carsley, Irish footballer
  • 1974-03-04 Ariel Ortega, Argentine footballer
  • 1974-03-05 Jens Jeremies, German footballer
  • 1974-03-07 Facundo Sava, Argentine footballer and manager, born in Ituzaingó, Argentina
  • 1974-03-13 Vampeta [Marcos André Batista dos Santos], Brazilian footballer, born in Nazaré, Bahia, Brazil
  • 1974-03-15 Imad Baba, soccer midfielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Humble, Texas
  • 1974-03-16 Georgios Anatolakis, Greek footballer
  • 1974-03-21 Jose Clayton, Tunisian footballer
  • 1974-03-22 Philippe Clement, Belgian footballer and coach, born in Antwerp, Belgium
  • 1974-03-27 Gaizka Mendieta, Spanish footballer, born in Bilbao, Spain
  • 1974-04-01 Hugo Ibarra, Argentine soccer right back (11 caps; Colón, Boca Juniors), born in El Colorado, Formosa, Argentina

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