Football Players in Sports History (Part 24)

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Birthdays 2301 - 2,400 of 3,007

  • 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
  • 1981-12-21 Cristian Zaccardo, Italian football player, born in Formigine, Italy
  • 1981-12-28 Khalid Boulahrouz, Dutch soccer defender (35 caps; RKC Waalwijk, Hamburger SV, Chelsea, VfB Stuttgart), born in Maassluis, Netherlands
  • 1981-12-28 Mika Väyrynen, Finnish football player, born in Eskilstuna, Sweden
  • 1981-12-30 Ali Al Habsi, Omani footballer
  • 1981-12-30 Michael Rodríguez, Costa Rican footballer
  • 1981-12-31 Matthew Pavlich, Australian football player, born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1982-01-01 Egidio Arévalo, Uruguayan soccer midfielder (90 caps; Bella Vista), born in Paysandú, Uruguay
  • 1982-01-04 Paulo Ferrari, Argentinian footballer, born in Rosario, Argentina
  • 1982-01-04 Richard Logan, English footballer, born in Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
  • 1982-01-08 Emanuele Calaiò, Italian footballer, born in Palermo, Italy
  • 1982-01-08 John Utaka, Nigerian footballer, born in Enugu, Nigeria
  • 1982-01-14 Léo Lima, Brazilian footballer, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 1982-01-14 Víctor Valdés, Spanish goalkeeper, born in L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
  • 1982-01-16 Tuncay Şanlı, Turkish footballer, born in Sakarya Province
  • 1982-01-21 Dean Whitehead, English footballer
  • 1982-01-22 Fabricio Coloccini, Argentine footballer, born in Córdoba, Argentina
  • 1982-01-31 Andreas Görlitz, German football player, born in Weilheim in Oberbayern, Germany
  • 1982-02-02 Sergio Castaño, Spanish footballer
  • 1982-02-05 Rodrigo Palacio, Argentine footballer, born in Bahía Blanca, Argentina
  • 1982-02-17 Adriano, Brazilian footballer, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 1982-02-24 Emanuel Villa, Argentine footballer
  • 1982-02-25 Chris Baird, Irish footballer
  • 1982-03-02 Kevin Kurányi, German soccer striker (52 caps; Schalke 04, Dynamo Moscow), born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 1982-03-04 Landon Donovan, American soccer player
  • 1982-03-08 Leonidas Kabantais, Greek footballer
  • 1982-03-12 Tobias Schweinsteiger, German footballer
  • 1982-03-14 Carlos Marinelli, Argentine footballer
  • 1982-03-14 François Sterchele, Belgian footballer (d. 2008)
  • 1982-03-17 Steven Pienaar, South African footballer
  • 1982-03-18 Pedro Mantorras, Angolan footballer
  • 1982-03-19 Brad Jones, Australian footballer
  • 1982-03-20 Tomasz Kuszczak, Polish footballer
  • 1982-03-20 José Moreira, Portuguese footballer
  • 1982-03-23 José Raúl Contreras, Chilean soccer defender (8 caps; Santiago Wanderers; Universidad de Chile; Huachipato), born in Quilpué, Chile
  • 1982-03-25 Álvaro Saborío, Costa Rican footballer
  • 1982-03-26 Mikel Arteta, Spanish footballer and manager (Arsenal), born in San Sebastián, Spain
  • 1982-03-31 Tal Ben Haim, Israeli soccer defender (Israel 96 caps), born in Rishon LeZion, Israel
  • 1982-03-31 Philippe Mexès, French soccer defender (France 29 caps), born in Toulouse, France
  • 1982-04-02 Marco Amelia, Italian soccer goalkeeper (9 caps; 2006 FIFA World Cup; Livorno), born in Frascati, Italy
  • 1982-04-02 Jeremy Bloom, American alpine skier (FIS Freestyle World Ski C'ships gold dual moguls 2003) and football wide receiver (Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Loveland, Colorado
  • 1982-04-03 Iain Fyfe, Australian soccer player (Campbelltown City), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1982-04-05 Thomas Hitzlsperger, German footballer, 2001-13, and football director (VfB Stuttgart), born in Munich, West Germany
  • 1982-04-05 Matt Pickens, American professional soccer goalkeeper, 2002-19, and coach (Nashville), born in Washington, Missouri
  • 1982-04-09 Carlos Hernández, Costa Rican footballer, born in San José, Costa Rica
  • 1982-04-10 Damián Lanza, Ecuadorian footballer, born in Cuenca, Ecuador
  • 1982-04-22 Kaká [Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leite], Brazilian footballer (Orlando City, Brazil national team), born in Gama, Brazil
  • 1982-05-01 Darijo Srna, Croatian soccer defender (134 caps; Shakhtar Donetsk 339 games), born in Metković, Croatia
  • 1982-05-01 Beto, Portuguese soccer goalkeeper (16 caps; Sevilla, Göztepe S.K.), born in Lisbon, Portugal
  • 1982-05-04 Kleopas Giannou, Greek footballer, born in Peristeri, Athens
  • 1982-05-05 Jay Bothroyd, English footballer (striker for J1 League club Hokkaido Consadole Sapporo), born in London
  • 1982-05-07 Akos Buzsaky, Hungarian Football player
  • 1982-05-15 Segundo Castillo, Ecuadorian footballer
  • 1982-05-18 Jason Brown, English-born footballer, born in London, England
  • 1982-05-19 Pål Steffen Andresen, Norwegian footballer
  • 1982-05-19 Kevin Amankwaah, English footballer
  • 1982-05-20 Petr Čech, Czech footballer
  • 1982-05-23 Cyrill Gloor, Swiss footballer
  • 1982-05-24 Issah Ahmed, Ghanaian football player, born in Dawu, Ghana
  • 1982-05-25 Adam Boyd, English footballer, born in Hartlepool, England
  • 1982-05-25 Daniel Braaten, Norwegian footballer, born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1982-06-08 Dickson Etuhu, Nigerian footballer

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