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Football Players in Sports History (Part 22)

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  • 1980-03-14 Aaron Brown, British/English footballer
  • 1980-03-17 Danny Califf, American soccer player
  • 1980-03-18 Sébastien Frey, French soccer goalkeeper (2 caps; Parma, Fiorentina), born in Thonon-les-Bains, France

Person of interestRonaldinho

1980-03-21 Ronaldinho Gaucho, Brazilian soccer midfielder (97 caps; FIFA World Cup 2002; Paris SG; FC Barcelona, AC Milan, Flamengo), born in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Football Player Ronaldinho
Football Player
Ronaldinho
  • 1980-03-24 Tassos Venetis, Greek footballer
  • 1980-03-30 Ricardo Osorio, Mexican footballer
  • 1980-04-02 Carlos Salcido, Mexican soccer defender (124 caps; Olympic gold 2012; PSV, Guadalajara), born in Ocotlán, Jalisco, Mexico
  • 1980-04-09 Jerko Leko, Croatian footballer, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1980-04-11 Keiji Tamada, Japanese football player, born in Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture, Japan
  • 1980-04-15 Victor Núñez, Costa Rican footballer
  • 1980-04-17 Curtis Woodhouse, English footballer and boxer, born in Beverley, England
  • 1980-04-22 Nicolas Douchez, French footballer
  • 1980-04-24 Fernando Arce, Mexican football midfielder, born in Tijuana, Mexico
  • 1980-04-27 Christian Lara, Ecuadorian footballer, born in Quito, Ecuador
  • 1980-05-02 Tim Borowski, German footballer, born in Neubrandenburg, East Germany
  • 1980-05-02 Miloš Glogovac, Serbian football player, born in Serbia
  • 1980-05-02 Zat Knight, English footballer, born in Solihull, England
  • 1980-05-05 Yossi Benayoun, Israeli footballer (Israel national team captain), born in Dimona, Israel
  • 1980-05-06 Ricardo Oliveira, Brazilian footballer (Clube Atlético Mineiro), born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1980-05-14 Zdeněk Grygera, Czech footballer
  • 1980-05-19 Tony Hackworth, English footballer
  • 1980-05-23 Theofanis Gekas, Greek footballer
  • 1980-05-25 David Navarro, Spanish footballer, born in Sagunto, Spain
  • 1980-05-28 Miguel Pérez, Spanish footballer
  • 1980-05-30 Steven Gerrard, English footballer

Person of interestAbby Wambach

1980-06-02 Abby Wambach, American Soccer player (world record for international goals), born in Rochester, New York

Soccer Player Abby Wambach
Soccer Player
Abby Wambach
  • 1980-06-05 Sutee Suksomkit, Thai football player, born in Trat, Thailand
  • 1980-06-09 Lehlohonolo Seema, Lesotho footballer
  • 1980-06-10 Francelino Matuzalem, Brazilian footballer
  • 1980-06-13 Florent Malouda, French footballer
  • 1980-06-13 Darius Vassell, English footballer
  • 1980-06-16 Daré Nibombé, Togolese footballer
  • 1980-06-16 Martin Stranzl, Austrian footballer
  • 1980-06-19 Adel Abdulaziz, Emiratie football player
  • 1980-06-20 Franco Semioli, Italian footballer
  • 1980-06-24 Cicinho, Brazilian footballer
  • 1980-06-30 Rade Prica, Swedish footballer, born in Ljungby, Sweden
  • 1980-07-05 David Rozehnal, Czech soccer defender (Czech Rep. 60 caps; PSG, Lille), born in Šternberk, Czech Republic
  • 1980-07-08 Robbie Keane, Irish footballer
  • 1980-07-17 Javier Camuñas, Spanish footballer, born in Municipality of Parla, Spain
  • 1980-07-22 Dirk Kuyt, Dutch footballer
  • 1980-08-01 Mancini [Alessandro Faiolhe Amantino], Brazilian footballer, born in Itapinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • 1980-08-02 Ivica Banović, Croatian footballer, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1980-08-05 Wayne Bridge, English premier league footballer, born in Southampton, England
  • 1980-08-05 Ali Umar, Maldivian footballer, born in Malé, Maldives
  • 1980-08-05 Jason Čulina, Australian soccer player
  • 1980-08-06 Danny Collins, Welsh soccer defender (12 caps; Sunderland, Stoke City, Nottingham Forest), born in Chester, England
  • 1980-08-17 Jan Kromkamp, Dutch footballer, born in Makkinga, Netherlands
  • 1980-08-18 Esteban Cambiasso, Argentine footballer, born in San Fernando Partido, Argentina
  • 1980-08-19 Paul Parry, Welsh footballer
  • 1980-08-22 Roland Benschneider, German footballer, born in Neuruppin, Germany
  • 1980-09-01 Sammy Adjei, Ghanaian footballer
  • 1980-09-01 Chris Riggott, English footballer
  • 1980-09-03 Daniel Ruben Bilos, Argentinian footballer, born in Pergamino, Argentina
  • 1980-09-05 Franco Costanzo, Argentinian football goalkeeper, born in Río Cuarto, Argentina
  • 1980-09-06 Joseph Yobo, Nigerian footballer (Nigerian national team captain), born in Kono, Rivers State, Nigeria
  • 1980-09-07 Gabriel Milito, Argentine soccer defender (42 caps; Independiente, Zaragoza), born in Bernal, Argentina
  • 1980-09-07 Javad Nekounam, Iranian soccer midfielder (151 caps; Pas, Osasuna), born in Rey, Iran
  • 1980-09-08 Teruyuki Moniwa, Japanese footballer, born in Atsugi, Kanagawa, Japan
  • 1980-09-12 Fernando César de Souza, Brazilian footballer, born in Jardinopolis, Brazil
  • 1980-09-13 Evangelos Nastos, Greek footballer, born in Thessaloniki, Greece
  • 1980-09-18 Avi Strool, Israeli footballer, born in Tel Aviv, Israel
  • 1980-09-18 Chris Tarrant, Australian Rules football player, born in Mildura, Australia
  • 1980-09-24 Petri Pasanen, Finnish footballer, born in Lahti, Findland
  • 1980-09-24 John Arne Riise, Norwegian footballer, born in Molde, Norway
  • 1980-09-29 Patrick Agyemang, English footballer
  • 1980-10-04 Tomáš Rosický, Czech soccer midfielder (105 caps; Borussia Dortmund, Arsenal), born in Prague, Czech Republic
  • 1980-10-06 Abdoulaye Méïté, French footballer
  • 1980-10-06 Elvis Hammond, Ghanaian footballer (Woking), born in Accra, Ghana
  • 1980-10-09 Ibrahim Fazeel, Maldivian footballer (Victory Sports Club), born in Malé, Maldives
  • 1980-10-11 Nyron Nosworthy, English-Jamaican footballer, born in Brixton, England
  • 1980-10-12 Ledley King, English soccer defender (England 21 caps), born in London, England
  • 1980-10-13 Magne Hoseth, Norwegian footballer, born in Averøy, Norway
  • 1980-10-13 Scott Parker, English footballer (West Ham United), born in Lambeth, England
  • 1980-10-14 Paul Ambrosi, Ecuadorian footballer
  • 1980-10-14 Niels Lodberg, Danish footballer
  • 1980-10-24 Matthew Amoah, Ghanaian footballer, born in Tema, Greater Accra, Ghana
  • 1980-10-26 Cristian Chivu, Romanian footballer, born in Reșița, Romania
  • 1980-10-28 Alan Smith, English footballer
  • 1980-11-01 Bilgin Defterli, Turkish soccer forward and captain (52 caps; FFC Brauweiler Pulheim, FC Köln, Alemannia Aachen), born in Erzurum, Turkey
  • 1980-11-02 Diego Lugarno, Uruguayan soccer defender (95 caps; São Paulo, Fenerbahçe), born in Canelones, Uruguay
  • 1980-11-05 Christoph Metzelder, German footballer, born in Haltern, West Germany
  • 1980-11-08 Luis Fabiano, Brazilian footballer, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1980-11-09 James Harper, English footballer, born in Bell, California
  • 1980-11-18 Luke Chadwick, English footballer
  • 1980-11-20 James Chambers, Irish footballer, born in Dublin, Republic of Ireland
  • 1980-11-21 Leonardo González, Costa Rican footballer
  • 1980-11-25 Aaron Mokoena, South African soccer player
  • 1980-11-28 Stuart Taylor, British footballer
  • 1980-11-30 Jamie Ashdown, English footballer
  • 1980-12-06 Steve Lovell, British footballer (Dundee), born in Amersham, England
  • 1980-12-07 John Terry, English soccer defender (78 caps; Chelsea), born in London, England
  • 1980-12-14 Didier Zokora, Ivorian footballer, born in Abidjan, Ivory Coast
  • 1980-12-20 Ashley Cole, English footballer, born in Stepney, London
  • 1980-12-20 Fitz Hall, English footballer, born in Leytonstone, London
  • 1980-12-20 Tony [Anthony da Silva], French-born Portuguese footballer, born in Le Creusot, France
  • 1980-12-25 Locó [Manuel Armindo Morais Cange], Angolan footballer, born in Luanda, Angola
  • 1980-12-28 Lomana LuaLua, Congolese football player, born in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • 1981-01-02 Maxi Rodríguez, soccer midfielder (57 caps; Atlético Madrid, Newell's Old Boys), born in Rosario, Argentina
  • 1981-01-09 Euzebiusz Smolarek, Polish footballer, born in Łódź, Poland

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