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Football Players in Sports History (Part 27)

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  • 1984-09-22 Thiago Emiliano da Silva, Brazilian football player (Paris Saint-Germain, Brazil national team), born in Rio de Janeiro
  • 1984-09-29 Per Mertesacker, German football player (Arsenal), born in Hanover, West Germany
  • 1984-10-05 Kenwyne Jones, Trinidadian footballer, born in Point Fortin, Trinidad and Tobago
  • 1984-10-11 Sergio Hellings, Dutch footballer (Roeselare), born in Amsterdam
  • 1984-10-13 Frank Simek, American soccer player, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1984-10-20 Florent Sinama-Pongolle, French footballer
  • 1984-10-21 Kenny Cooper, American soccer forward (10 caps), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1984-10-21 Kieran Richardson, English footballer
  • 1984-10-26 Jefferson Farfán, Peruvian footballer (PSV), born in Lima, Peru
  • 1984-10-26 Adriano Correia Claro, Brazilian footballer, born in Curitiba, Brazil
  • 1984-10-28 Obafemi Martins, Nigerian footballer
  • 1984-11-01 Miloš Krasić, Serbian soccer winger (46 caps; CSKA Moscow, Juventus), born in Mitrovica, Kosovo
  • 1984-11-12 Sepp De Roover, Belgian footballer, born in Geel, Belgium
  • 1984-11-14 Lisa De Vanna, Australian female footballer
  • 1984-11-30 Nigel de Jong, Dutch soccer midfielder (81 caps; Manchester City, AC Milan), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 1984-11-30 Alan Hutton, Scottish footballer
  • 1984-11-30 Francisco Sandaza, Spanish Footballer
  • 1984-12-07 Luca Rigoni, Italian footballer, born in Schio, Italy
  • 1984-12-08 Greg Halford, English footballer, born in Chelmsford, United Kingdom
  • 1984-12-11 Leighton Baines, English footballer, born in Kirkby, United Kingdom
  • 1984-12-12 Daniel Agger, Danish footballer, born in Hvidovre, Denmark
  • 1984-12-14 Chris Brunt, Northern Irish footballer, born in Belfast
  • 1984-12-15 Martin Skrtel Slovakian Footballer
  • 1984-12-17 Andrew Davies, English footballer
  • 1984-12-21 Darren Potter, Irish football player, born in Liverpool, England
  • 1984-12-28 Leroy Lita, Congolese football player, born in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • 1984-12-30 Randall Azofeifa, Costa Rican footballer
  • 1985-01-01 Steven Davis, Northern Irish soccer midfielder (117 caps [2019]; Rangers, Southampton), born in Ballymena, Northern Ireland
  • 1985-01-02 Heather O'Reilly, American soccer midfielder (231 caps; FIFA Women's World Cup 2015; Olympic gold 2004, 08, 12), born in East Brunswick, New Jersey
  • 1985-01-12 Artem Milevskiy, Ukrainian footballer, born in Minsk, Belarus
  • 1985-01-15 Kenneth Emil Petersen, Danish footballer, born in Solrød Strand, Denmark
  • 1985-01-18 Riccardo Montolivo, Italian soccer player, born in Milan, Italy
  • 1985-01-19 Benny Feilhaber, American soccer player, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 1985-01-21 Alex Pérez, Spanish footballer
  • 1985-01-22 Mohamed Sissoko, Malian footballer, born in Mont-Saint-Aignan, France
  • 1985-01-23 Dong Fangzhuo, Chinese football player, born in Dalian, China
  • 1985-01-28 Arnold Mvuemba, French footballer
  • 1985-01-31 Adam Federici, Australian football player, born in Nowra, Australia
  • 1985-02-01 Dean Shiels, Irish soccer midfielder (14 caps, Northern Ireland; Hibernian, Rangers), born in Magherafelt, Northern Ireland

Person of interestCristiano Ronaldo

1985-02-05 Cristiano Ronaldo, Portuguese soccer striker (5 x Ballon d'Or; Sporting Lisbon; Manchester United, Real Madrid, Juventus), born in Funchal, Portugal

Football Star Cristiano Ronaldo
Football Star
Cristiano Ronaldo
  • 1985-02-13 Alexandros Tziolis, Greek footballer, born in Katerini, Greece
  • 1985-02-14 Philippe Senderos, Swiss footballer, born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • 1985-02-18 Anton Ferdinand, English footballer, born in Peckham, London
  • 1985-02-21 Georgios Samaras, Greek footballer, born in Heraklion, Greece
  • 1985-02-22 Hameur Bouazza, Algerian footballer, born in Essonne, France
  • 1985-02-27 Diniyar Bilyaletdinov, Russian footballer, born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1985-03-03 Sam Morrow, Northern Irish footballer
  • 1985-03-10 Lassana Diarra, French footballer
  • 1985-03-11 Nikolai Topor-Stanley, Australian soccer player
  • 1985-03-12 Bradley Wright-Phillips, English footballer
  • 1985-03-13 Alcides [Alcides Eduardo Mendes de Araújo Alves], Brazilian football player, born in São José do Rio Preto, Brazil
  • 1985-03-18 Vince Lia, Australian Footballer
  • 1985-03-18 Gennaro Esposito, Italian footballer
  • 1985-03-27 Dario Baldauf, Austrian football player, born in Bregenz, Austria
  • 1985-03-27 Stijn De Smet, Belgian football player, born in Bruges, Belgium
  • 1985-04-18 Łukasz Fabiański, Polish football goalkeeper (Poland national team), born in Kostrzyn nad Odrą, Poland
  • 1985-04-19 Valon Behrami, Swiss footballer (Switzerland national team), born in Mitrovica, Yugoslavia
  • 1985-05-02 David Nugent, English footballer, born in Huyton, England
  • 1985-05-12 Tally Hall, American soccer player, born in SeaTac, Washington
  • 1985-05-12 Jeroen Simaeys, Belgian footballer, born in Mechelen, Belgium
  • 1985-05-15 Cristiane, Brazilian footballer
  • 1985-05-16 Anja Mittag, German footballer
  • 1985-05-22 Tranquillo Barnetta, Swiss footballer
  • 1985-05-23 Ross Wallace, Scottish footballer
  • 1985-06-04 Lukas Podolski, Polish-born footballer
  • 1985-06-10 Vasilis Torosidis, Greek footballer
  • 1985-06-14 Andrew Bonner, Scottish football player
  • 1985-06-17 Rafael Sóbis, Brazilian footballer, born in Erechim, Brazil
  • 1985-06-20 Souleymane Mamam, Togolese footballer
  • 1985-06-21 Byron Schammer, Australian AFL footballer
  • 1985-06-28 Phil Bardsley, English football player (Burnley), born in Salford, England
  • 1985-06-30 Fabiana Vallejos, Argentine footballer, born in San Isidro, Argentina

Person of interestMegan Rapinoe

1985-07-05 Megan Rapinoe, American pro soccer player (American co-captain), born in Redding, California

Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe
Soccer Star
Megan Rapinoe
  • 1985-07-09 Ashley Young, English footballer
  • 1985-07-10 Mario Gómez, German footballer
  • 1985-07-13 Guillermo Ochoa, Mexican footballer
  • 1985-07-17 Neil McGregor, Scottish footballer, born in Irvine, United Kingdom
  • 1985-07-23 Luis Ángel Landín, Mexican footballer, born in Zamora, Mexico
  • 1985-07-26 Gaël Clichy, French footballer (İstanbul Başakşehir), born in Toulouse, France
  • 1985-07-30 Daniel Fredheim Holm, Norwegian footballer, born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1985-08-04 Mark Milligan, Australian footballer
  • 1985-08-04 Luis Antonio Valencia, Ecuadorean footballer
  • 1985-08-05 Laurent Ciman, Belgian footballer, born in Farciennes, Belgium
  • 1985-08-05 Salomon Kalou, Ivorian footballer (Chelsea), born in Oumé, Ivory Coast
  • 1985-08-08 Brayan Ruiz, Costa Rican football player
  • 1985-08-14 Christian Gentner, German footballer, born in Nürtingen, Germany
  • 1985-08-30 Richard Duffy, Welsh footballer, born in Swansea, Wales
  • 1985-08-30 Steven Smith, Scottish footballer (Rangers), born in Bellshill, Scotland
  • 1985-09-03 Scott Carson, English footballer, born in Whitehaven, England
  • 1985-09-03 Kelvin Wilson, English footballer, born in Nottingham, England
  • 1985-09-05 Ryan Guy, American soccer player, born in Carlsbad, California
  • 1985-09-06 Ali Ashfaq, Maldivian footballer, born in Malé, Maldives
  • 1985-09-07 Rafinha [Márcio Rafael Ferreira de Souza], Brazilian footballer, born in Londrina, Paraná, Brazil

Person of interestLuka Modrić

1985-09-09 Luka Modrić, Croatian footballer (Real Madrid C.F.) and captain of Croatia, born in Zadar, Croatia, Yugoslavia

Footballer Luka Modrić
Footballer
Luka Modrić
  • 1985-09-12 Jack Wilkinson, English footballer (Hartlepool United), born in Beverley, England
  • 1985-09-17 Brendan Clarke, Irish Soccer Player with St. Patrick's Athletic
  • 1985-09-22 Faris Haroun, Belgian footballer, born in Brussels, Belgium
  • 1985-09-23 Hossein Ka'abi, Iranian footballer
  • 1985-10-14 Digão, Brazilian footballer
  • 1985-10-15 Walter López, Uruguayan footballer

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