Football Players in Sports History (Part 23)

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  • 1981-04-03 Matthew Nash, Australian soccer player (goalkeeper), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1981-04-06 Robert Earnshaw, Welsh soccer striker (59 caps; scored hat-tricks in Premier League, Divisions 1, 2 & 3, FA Cup, League Cup and international match; Cardiff City), born in Mufulira, Zambia
  • 1981-04-09 Ireneusz Jeleń, Polish footballer (Polish national football team), born in Cieszyn, Poland
  • 1981-04-12 Nicolás Burdisso, Argentine footballer, born in Altos de Chipión, Córdoba, Argentina
  • 1981-04-13 Nat Borchers, American soccer player, born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1981-04-15 Andrés D'Alessandro, Argentine football player
  • 1981-04-26 Matthieu Delpierre, French footballer, born in Nancy, France
  • 1981-04-27 Patrik Gerrbrand, Swedish footballer, born in Älvsjö, Sweden
  • 1981-04-29 George McCartney, Northern Irish footballer
  • 1981-04-30 John O'Shea, Irish footballer
  • 1981-05-01 Aliaksandr Hleb, Belarusian soccer winger (80 caps; VfB Stuttgart, Arsenal), born in Minsk, Belarus
  • 1981-05-02 Matt Murray, English football goalkeeper, born in Solihull, England
  • 1981-05-02 Chris Kirkland, English football goalkeeper, born in Barwell, England
  • 1981-05-04 Eric Djemba-Djemba, Cameroonian footballer, born in Douala, Cameroon
  • 1981-05-08 Andrea Barzagli, Italian footballer
  • 1981-05-10 Humberto Suazo, Chilean footballer
  • 1981-05-15 Patrice Evra, French-Senegalese footballer
  • 1981-05-17 Giannis Taralidis, Greek footballer
  • 1981-05-17 Leon Osman, English footballer
  • 1981-05-18 Mahamadou Diarra, Malian footballer
  • 1981-05-19 Luciano Figueroa, Argentine footballer
  • 1981-05-20 Iker Casillas, Spanish footballer
  • 1981-05-27 Johan Elmander, Swedish footballer
  • 1981-05-27 Miloy, Angolan footballer
  • 1981-05-29 Andrei Arshavin, Russian soccer midfielder (Russia 75 caps, Zenit SP, Arsenal), born in Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • 1981-05-30 Andrey Arshavin, Russian Footballer
  • 1981-05-30 Ahmad Elrich, Australian footballer
  • 1981-06-04 Giourkas Seitaridis, Greek footballer
  • 1981-06-07 Kevin Kyle, Scottish soccer striker (Scotland 10 caps, Sunderland), born in Stranraer, Wigtownshire
  • 1981-06-10 Burton O'Brien, Scottish footballer
  • 1981-06-11 Emiliano Moretti, Italian footballer, born in Rome, Italy
  • 1981-06-16 Miguel Villalta, Peruvian footballer
  • 1981-06-20 Ardian Gashi, Albanian-Norwegian footballer
  • 1981-06-30 Matt Kirk, Canadian football Player
  • 1981-07-19 Nené [Anderson Luiz de Carvalho], Brazilian footballer (La Liga), born in Jundiaí, Brazil
  • 1981-07-19 Nenê [Anderson Luiz de Carvalho], Brazilian footballer, born in Jundiaí, Brazil
  • 1981-07-20 Damien Delaney, Irish footballer
  • 1981-07-21 Joaquín Sánchez, Spanish footballer, born in El Puerto de Santa María, Spain
  • 1981-07-21 Titus Bramble, English footballer, born in Ipswich, Engalnd
  • 1981-07-25 Conor Casey, American soccer player (Colorado Rapids), born in Dover, New Hampshire
  • 1981-07-28 Michael Carrick, English footballer, born in Wallsend, England
  • 1981-07-29 Andrés Madrid, Argentine footballer
  • 1981-07-29 Troy Perkins, American soccer player

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1981-07-30 Hope Solo, American soccer player (US women's national team goalkeeper), born in Richland, Washington

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  • 1981-08-01 Stephen Hunt, Irish footballer, born in Port Laoise, Ireland
  • 1981-08-12 Tony Capaldi, Northern Ireland footballer
  • 1981-08-12 Djibril Cissé, French footballer
  • 1981-08-14 Matthew Etherington, English footballer, born in Truro, United Kingdom
  • 1981-08-16 Roque Santa Cruz, Paraguayan footballer, born in Asunción, Paraguay
  • 1981-08-18 César Delgado, Argentine footballer, born in Rosario, Argentina
  • 1981-08-18 Dimitris Salpingidis, Greek footballer, born in Thessaloniki, Greece
  • 1981-08-20 Bernard Mendy, French footballer (Paris Saint-Germain), born in Évreux, France
  • 1981-08-23 Stephan Loboué, Ivorian footballer, born in Pforzheim, Germany
  • 1981-08-23 Carlos Cuéllar, Spanish footballer, born in Madrid, Spain
  • 1981-08-28 Daniel Gygax, Swiss footballer, born in Zürich, Switzerland
  • 1981-08-28 Vaggelis Moras, Greek footballer, born in Larissa, Greece
  • 1981-09-04 Richard Garcia, Australian footballer, born in Perth, Australia
  • 1981-09-07 Gökhan Zan, Turkish footballer, born in Antakya, Hatay, Turkey
  • 1981-09-08 Morten Gamst Pedersen, Norwegian footballer (Tromsø), born in Vadsø, Norway
  • 1981-09-11 Andrea Dossena, Italian footballer (Piacenza), born in Lodi, Italy
  • 1981-09-13 Antonio Lopez, Spanish footballer (Atlético Madrid), born in Benidorm, Spain
  • 1981-09-17 Bakari Koné, Ivorian footballer
  • 1981-09-28 Jorge Guagua, Ecuadorian soccer defender (63 caps; El Nacional), born in Esmeraldas, Ecuador
  • 1981-10-01 Júlio Baptista, Brazilian soccer forward (47 caps; São Paulo, Sevilla), born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1981-10-02 Luke Wilkshire, Australian soccer defender (80 caps; Dynamo Moscow, Bristol City), born in Wollongong, New South Wales
  • 1981-10-03 Zlatan Ibrahimović, Swedish soccer striker (116 caps, Ajax, Juventus, Inter Milan, PSG, Man Utd, LA Galaxy), born in Malmö, Sweden
  • 1981-10-03 Andreas Isaksson, Swedish soccer goalkeeper (133 caps; PSV, Kasımpaşa), born in Smygehamn, Sweden
  • 1981-10-06 Zurab Khizanishvili, Georgian footballer
  • 1981-10-06 José Luis Perlaza, Ecuadorian footballer
  • 1981-10-12 Shola Ameobi, Nigerian footballer (Notts County), born in Zaria, Nigeria
  • 1981-10-12 Brian Kerr, Scottish football manager, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1981-10-13 Ryan Ashford, English footballer (Sholing), born in Honiton, Devon, England
  • 1981-10-16 Martin Halle, Danish footballer
  • 1981-10-20 Dimitrios Papadopoulos, Greek footballer
  • 1981-10-20 Francisco Javier Rodríguez, Mexican footballer
  • 1981-10-21 Nemanja Vidić, Serbian footballer
  • 1981-10-25 Shaun Wright-Phillips, English footballer (Manchester City), born in Greenwich, England
  • 1981-10-28 Milan Baroš, Czech footballer
  • 1981-10-28 Solomon Andargachew, Ethiopian footballer
  • 1981-11-02 Rafael Márquez Lugo, Mexican soccer forward (16 caps; Morelia, Guadalajara), born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • 1981-11-03 Vicente Matías Vuoso, Mexican soccer striker (15 caps; Santos Laguna), born in Mar Del Plata, Argentina
  • 1981-11-03 Rodrigo Millar, Chilean soccer midfielder (37 caps; Huachipato, Colo-Colo), born in Arauco, Chile
  • 1981-11-08 Joe Cole, English footballer, born in Paddington, London
  • 1981-11-12 DJ Campbell, English football player, born in Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom
  • 1981-11-16 Osi Umenyiora, English-born NFL football player, born in London, United Kingdom
  • 1981-11-21 Jonny Magallón, Mexican footballer
  • 1981-11-22 Seweryn Gancarczyk, Polish footballer
  • 1981-11-25 Xabi Alonso, Spanish soccer midfielder (114 caps; Real Sociedad, Liverpool, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich), born in Tolosa, Spain
  • 1981-11-26 Stephan Andersen, Danish international footballer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1981-11-27 Matthew Taylor, English footballer
  • 1981-12-02 Danijel Pranjić, Croatian soccer wingback (58 caps; SC Heerenveen), born in Našice, Croatia
  • 1981-12-03 Ioannis Amanatidis, Greek soccer forward and coach (35 caps; Eintracht Frankfurt), born in Kozani, Greece
  • 1981-12-03 David Villa, Spanish soccer striker (98 caps; Valencia, Barcelona), born in Langreo, Spain
  • 1981-12-10 Fábio Rochemback, Brazilian footballer
  • 1981-12-11 Javier Saviola, Argentine footballer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1981-12-12 Pedro Ríos, Spanish footballer, born in Jerez de la Frontera, Spain
  • 1981-12-12 Stephen Warnock, English footballer, born in Ormskirk, England
  • 1981-12-14 Liam Lawrence, English footballer, born in Retford, England
  • 1981-12-15 Roman Pavlyuchenko, Russian football player
  • 1981-12-16 Gareth Williams, Scottish footballer

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