Football Players in Sports History (Part 8)

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Birthdays 701 - 800 of 2,962

  • 1965-01-17 Nikos Nioplias, Greek footballer, born in Galatini, Greece
  • 1965-01-20 Anton Weissenbacher, Romanian footballer, born in Baia Mare, Romania
  • 1965-01-20 Colin Calderwood, Scottish footballer, born in Stranraer, United Kingdom
  • 1965-01-27 Mike Newell, English soccer striker (Blackburn Rovers) and manager (Luton Town), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1965-01-31 René Trost, Dutch soccer player (Roda JC), born in Kerkrade, Netherlands
  • 1965-02-02 Carl Airey, English footballer
  • 1965-02-04 John van Loen, Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord, San Frecce)
  • 1965-02-05 Gheorghe Hagi, Romanian footballer, born in Săcele, Romania
  • 1965-02-07 Reginald Thal, soccer player (MVV)
  • 1965-02-24 Lloyd McGrath, former English footballer
  • 1965-03-28 Steve Bull, English footballer, born in Tipton, Staffordshire
  • 1965-05-03 John Jensen, Danish football player and manager, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1965-05-04 Adrie Bogers, Dutch soccer player (Willem II), born in Breda, Netherlands
  • 1965-05-06 Norman Whiteside, Northern Ireland football player, born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 1965-05-15 Raí, Brazilian footballer
  • 1965-05-23 Manuel Sanchís Hontiyuelo, Real Madrid footballer
  • 1965-06-12 Carlos Luis Morales, Ecuadorian soccer goalkeeper (40 caps; Independiente, Palestino, ESPOLI), born in Guayaquil, Ecuador (d. 2020)
  • 1965-06-22 Ľubomír Moravčík, Slovakian footballer
  • 1965-06-30 Gary Pallister, English footballer (Manchester United), born in Ramsgate, Kent, England
  • 1965-07-03 Arno Hofstede, Dutch soccer player (Willem II, Go Ahead Eagles), born in Oosterbeek, Netherlands
  • 1965-07-11 Tony Cottee, English footballer
  • 1965-07-21 Gudni Bergsson, Icelandic footballer
  • 1965-07-27 José Luis Chilavert, Paraguayan footballer, born in Luque, Paraguay
  • 1965-08-16 Eric van der Luer, soccer player (Roda JC)
  • 1965-08-17 Fred Grim, Dutch soccer player (Cambuur L, Ajax), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 1965-09-01 Aldo Swager, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)
  • 1965-09-07 Darko Pančev, Macedonian footballer (won European Golden Boot Award 1991), born in Skopje, Macedonia, Yugoslavia
  • 1965-09-07 Andreas Thom, German footballer (Dynamo Berlin), born in Rüdersdorf, East Germany
  • 1965-10-05 Theo Bos, Dutch soccer player: Vitesse
  • 1965-10-07 Juul Ellerman, Dutch soccer player (PSV, FC Twente), born in Dordrecht, Netherlands
  • 1965-10-21 Ion Andoni Goikoetxea, Spanish footballer
  • 1965-10-31 Ruud Hesp, Dutch soccer player (Roda JC), born in Bussum, Netherlands
  • 1965-11-08 Bart Latuheru, Dutch soccer player (Vitesse), born in Capelle aan den IJssel, Netherlands
  • 1965-11-13 Zeljko Petrovic, soccer player (FC The Bosch/RKC)
  • 1965-11-19 Laurent Blanc, French footballer
  • 1965-11-30 Aldair, Brazilian footballer
  • 1965-12-04 Ulf Kirsten, German soccer striker and manager (49 caps GDR; 51 caps Germany; Dynamo Dresden, Bayer Leverkusen), born in Riesa, Germany
  • 1965-12-06 Gordon Durie, Scottish footballer, born in Paisley, Scotland
  • 1965-12-07 Colin Hendry, Scottish footballer and coach, born in Keith, Scotland
  • 1966-01-29 Romário, Brazilian footballer & politician, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 1966-01-31 Jamie Taras, Canadian football player (BC Lions), born in Acton, Ontario
  • 1966-02-01 Michelle Akers, American soccer forward (Olympics gold 1996, World Cup 1991, 99), born in Santa Clara, California
  • 1966-02-01 Rob Lee, English soccer midfielder (21 caps; Charlton Athletic, Newcastle United), born in London, England
  • 1966-02-08 Hristo Stoichkov, Bulgarian footballer
  • 1966-02-17 Ioannis Kalitzakis, Greek footballer
  • 1966-02-19 Enzo Scifo, Belgian footballer
  • 1966-02-28 Paulo Futre, Portuguese footballer
  • 1966-03-03 Claus Boekweg, Dutch soccer player (FC Groningen, FC Zwolle)
  • 1966-03-16 David Nascimento, soccer player (Roda JC/FC Utrecht)
  • 1966-03-19 Andy Sinton, English footballer
  • 1966-03-25 Anton Rogan, Irish footballer
  • 1966-04-01 Mehmet Özdilek, Turkish soccer midfielder (31 caps; Beşiktaş) and manager (BB Erzurumspor), born in Samsun, Turkey
  • 1966-04-02 Teddy Sheringham, English soccer striker (51 caps; Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur, Millwall), born in London, England
  • 1966-04-08 Mazinho, Brazilian footballer
  • 1966-04-13 Ali Boumnijel, Tunisian football player, born in Menzel Jemil, Tunisia
  • 1966-04-24 Alessandro Costacurta, Italian footballer, born in Jerago con Orago, Italy
  • 1966-05-01 Olaf Thon, German soccer midfielder (52 caps; Bayern Munich, Schalke 04), born in Gelsenkirchen, Germany
  • 1966-05-08 Claudio Taffarel, Brazilian footballer and coach, born in Santa Rosa, Brazil
  • 1966-05-24 Eric Cantona, French footballer and actor (Looking for Eric), born in Marseille, France
  • 1966-06-06 Tony Yeboah, Ghanaian footballer
  • 1966-06-10 David Platt, English footballer
  • 1966-07-05 Gianfranco Zola, Italian footballer and coach (Chelsea), born in Oliena, Italy
  • 1966-07-20 Carlo L'Ami, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)
  • 1966-07-24 Martin Keown, English soccer defender (43 caps; Arsenal, Aston Villa), born in Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • 1966-08-11 Nigel Martyn, English soccer goalkeeper (23 caps; Crystal Palace, Leeds, Everton), born in St Austell, Cornwall
  • 1966-08-14 Karl Petter Løken, Norwegian footballer, born in Karlskoga, Sweden
  • 1966-08-22 Rob Witschge, Dutch soccer star (Ajax/Feyenoord), born in Amsterdam
  • 1966-09-05 Milinko Pantić, Serbian footballer, born in Loznica, Serbia
  • 1966-09-08 Raymond Atteveld, Dutch soccer player (Waregem, Roda JC), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 1966-09-22 Stefan Rehn, Swedish footballer
  • 1966-10-01 George Weah, Liberian soccer striker and politician (President Liberia; 53 caps; AC Milan, Monaco), born in Monrovia, Liberia
  • 1966-10-01 Cuco Ziganda, Spanish soccer striker and manager (2 caps; Athletic Bilbao 255 games), born in Larraintzar, Spain
  • 1966-10-04 John van den Brom, Dutch soccer midfielder and manager (2 caps; SBV Vitesse, Anderlecht), Amersfoort, Netherlands
  • 1966-10-06 Niall Quinn, Irish soccer striker (92 caps, Rep of Ireland; Manchester City, Sunderland), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1966-10-10 Tony Adams, English footballer (Arsenal & England national team captain), born in Romford, London, England
  • 1966-10-12 Wim Jonk, Dutch soccer midfielder (49 caps; Ajax, Internazionale, PSV, Sheffield Wednesday), born in Volendam, Netherlands
  • 1966-10-15 Jorge Campos, Mexican football goalkeeper (130 caps; UNAM, LA Galaxy), born in Acapulco, Guerrero
  • 1966-10-26 Alex Pastoor, Dutch soccer midfielder (FC Volendam, Heerenveen) and manager (Slavia Prague, Sparta Rotterdam), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 1966-11-05 Nayim [Mohamed Alí Amar], Spanish footballer, born in Ceuta, Spain
  • 1966-11-08 Ulrich Cruden, Suriname soccer player (NEC), born in Paramaribo, Suriname
  • 1966-11-19 Brian Wilsterman, soccer player (Dordreecht '90)
  • 1966-12-03 Flemming Povlsen, Danish soccer forward and broadcaster (62 caps; Borussia Dortmund), born in Brabrand, Denmark
  • 1966-12-08 Les Ferdinand, English footballer who scored 149 goals in the Premier League for various clubs, born in Acton, London
  • 1966-12-16 Dennis Wise, English footballer
  • 1966-12-17 Hans Visser, Dutch soccer player (MVV, FC Utrecht)
  • 1966-12-19 Roberto Beam, soccer player (Vitesse/MVV)
  • 1966-12-23 Hans van Arum, Dutch soccer player (Vitesse, Willem II), born in Amersfoort, Netherlands
  • 1966-12-29 Stefano Eranio, Italian footballer, born in Genoa, Italy
  • 1967-01-09 Claudio Caniggia, Argentinian footballer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1967-01-12 Marco Boogers, Dutch soccer player (RKC, Sparta, West Ham United), born in Dordrecht, Netherlands
  • 1967-01-18 Iván Zamorano, Chilean footballer, born in Santiago, Chile
  • 1967-01-28 Peter Hofstede, Dutch soccer player (Roda JC, FC Utrecht), born in Oosterbeek, Gelderland
  • 1967-02-03 Aurelio Vidmar, soccer player (Standard Luik, Feyenoord)
  • 1967-02-03 Bob Taylor, English footballer
  • 1967-02-13 Bas Roorda, Dutch soccer player (FC Groningen, NEC), born in Assen, Netherlands
  • 1967-02-13 Stanimir Stoilov, Bulgarian footballer and coach, born in Haskovo, Bulgaria
  • 1967-02-18 Roberto Baggio, Italian footballer, (FIFA World Player of the Year 1993), born in Caldogno, Italy
  • 1967-02-19 Roel Liefden, soccer player (Dordrecht '90, FC Groningen)
  • 1967-02-21 Patrick Lodewijks, Dutch soccer player (PSV, FC Groningen), born in Eindhoven, Netherlands
  • 1967-02-28 Colin Cooper, English soccer defender (2 caps; Middlesborough, Nottingham Forest), born in Durham, England

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