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Football Players in Sports History (Part 8)

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Birthdays 701 - 800 of 3,004

  • 1963-10-15 Stanley Menzo, Surinamese-Dutch soccer goalkeeper (Ajax/PSV), born in Paramaribo, Suriname
  • 1963-10-17 Sergio Goycochea, Argentine footballer
  • 1963-10-20 Nikos Tsiantakis, Greek footballer
  • 1963-10-24 John Hendrie, Scottish footballer, born in Lennoxtown, Scotland
  • 1963-10-31 Dunga [Carlos Caetano Bledorn Verri], Brazilian footballer, born in Ijuí, Brazil
  • 1963-11-01 Mark Hughes, Welsh soccer striker and manager (72 caps; Manchester United 256 games; Blackburn Rovers, Manchester City, Stoke City), born in Wrexham, Wales
  • 1963-11-03 Ian Wright MBE, English soccer striker and broadcaster (33 caps; Crystal Palace, Arsenal), born in London, England
  • 1963-11-05 Hans Gilhaus, Dutch soccer player (Vitesse), born in Helmond, Netherlands
  • 1963-11-07 John Barnes, British football player, born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1963-11-18 Peter Schmeichel, Danish footballer
  • 1963-11-21 Peter Bosz, Dutch soccer star (Toulon/Feyenoord)
  • 1963-12-07 Theo Snelders, Dutch football goalkeeper, born in Westervoort, Gelderland, Netherlands
  • 1963-12-10 Gerald Sandel, Dutch soccer player (Sparta), born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • 1963-12-11 John Lammers, Dutch soccer player (NAC), born in Tilburg, Netherlands
  • 1963-12-22 Giuseppe Bergomi, Italian footballer, born in Milan, Italy
  • 1963-12-30 Johnny van 't Schip, Dutch soccer star (Ajax, Genua)
  • 1964-01-15 Cees van der de Linden, Dutch soccer player, born in Heelsum, Netherlands
  • 1964-02-10 Roger Reijners, Dutch football coach and player (MVV), born in Roemond, Netherlands
  • 1964-02-16 Bebeto [José Roberto Gama de Oliveira], Brazilian footballer, born in Salvador, Brazil
  • 1964-03-01 Paul Le Guen, French soccer midfielder (17 caps; PSG) and manager (Rennes, Lyon, Rangers, PSG, Le Havre), born in Pencran, France
  • 1964-03-15 Davide Pinato, Italian footballer
  • 1964-03-17 Lee Dixon, English footballer
  • 1964-03-17 Jacques Songo'o, Cameroonian footballer
  • 1964-03-18 Paul Elliott, English footballer
  • 1964-03-21 Ahmed Radhi, Iraqi soccer striker (121 caps; 62 goals; Al-Rasheed; Asian Footballer of the Year 1988), born in Baghdad, Iraq (d. 2020)
  • 1964-03-26 Ab Plugboer, Dutch soccer player (FC Utrecht) and manager, born in Edam, Netherlands
  • 1964-03-30 Vlado Bozinovski, Australian former footballer
  • 1964-04-04 Paul Parker, English soccer player, born in West Ham, Essex
  • 1964-04-04 Branco [Cláudio Ibrahim Vaz Leal], Brazilian footballer and coach, born in Bagé, Brazil
  • 1964-04-08 John McGinlay, Scottish footballer (Bolton Wanderers), born in Inverness, Scotland
  • 1964-05-12 José Casanova, Peruvian soccer midfielder (10 caps; Alianza Lima), born in Lima, Peru (d. 1987)
  • 1964-06-15 Michael Laudrup, Danish footballer
  • 1964-06-22 Nico Jalink, Dutch soccer player (Sparta, NAC)
  • 1964-07-04 Cle Kooiman, American soccer player, born in Ontario, California
  • 1964-07-30 Jürgen Klinsmann, German footballer and manager, born in Göppingen, West Germany
  • 1964-08-20 Giuseppe Giannini, Italian soccer player (Rome A Team), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1964-09-05 Frank Farina, Australian footballer, born in Darwin, Australia
  • 1964-09-12 Dieter Hecking, German football player and manager, born in Castrop-Rauxel, West Germany
  • 1964-09-13 Peter Remie, Dutch soccer player (NAC), born in Breda, Netherlands
  • 1964-09-21 Danny Hoekman, soccer player (NEC)
  • 1964-09-23 Leon Meijs, soccer player (Willem II)
  • 1964-09-23 Clayton Blackmore, Welsh footballer
  • 1964-10-07 Paul Stewart, British footballer (Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool), born in Manchester, England
  • 1964-10-14 Pieter Axe, soccer player (FC Utrecht/SC Heerenveen)
  • 1964-10-25 Johan de Kock, Dutch soccer player (Roda JC), born in Sliedrecht, Netherlands
  • 1964-10-31 Marco van Basten, Dutch soccer star (Ajax, AC Milan), born in Utrecht, Netherlands
  • 1964-11-22 Robbie Slater, Australian former footballer
  • 1964-12-01 Salvatore Schillaci [Totò], Italian soccer striker (16 caps; Messina, Juventus), born in Palermo, Italy
  • 1964-12-24 Marcel van der Net, Dutch soccer player (FC Utrecht), born in Dordrecht, Netherlands
  • 1964-12-25 Raymond Libregts, soccer player (MVV)
  • 1964-12-25 Gary McAllister, Scottish footballer
  • 1965-01-05 Vinnie Jones, English-born Welsh footballer and actor, born in Watford, United Kingdom
  • 1965-01-09 Carin Garbarra, American soccer forward (Olympics 1996), born in East Orange, New Jersey
  • 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
  • 1965-03-28 Jaime Alves, Portuguese soccer midfielder (3 caps; Boavista), born in Espinho, Portugal (d. 2020)
  • 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
  • 1965-09-07 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
  • 1965-11-13 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, born in Eleusis, Greece
  • 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)

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