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England On This Day
1861 Jack Yates born in Blackburn
Charlie Perry born in West Bromwich

Arthur Berry born in West Derby

Bill Rawlings born in Andover

Ernie Hart born in Overseal

Peter Taylor born in Rochford

Lee Bowyer born in Canning Town

Jimmy Meadows dies in Didsbury aged 62 years

England name their team to face Wales
1887 Joe Lofthouse's daughter, Nellie, born

Jack Barton marries Jane Holden
 Rupert Anderson marries Amy Harland

Harold Pantling starts Beechen Grove School

Arthur Walter's son, Patrick, born
Fred Wheldon retires from playing
Ernie Simms joins Stockport County FC
Phil Bach's funeral in Middlesbrough
The wife (Sarah) of Chris Charsley dies
Eddie Hapgood is Blackburn Rovers FC manager
Harold Hassall joins Bolton Wanderers FC

1954 Jackie Bestall becomes Nelson FC manager
1956 Colin Grainger marries Doreen Rowe
1968 youth Headmasters' Conf. Sch. XI 2 FA Youth XI 3
1973 European Community The Three 2 The Six 0
        youth AFA Schools XI 2 FA Youth XI 2

1978 Ron Greenwood chooses his backroom staff
1982 Roy Hodgson becomes manager at Bristol City FC
 Ray Kennedy deal to join Sunderland AFC falls through

1997 Kieron Dyer signs pro with Ipswich Town FC
2009 Wayne Bridge joins Manchester City FC for £10m
2010 Daniel Sturridge's transfer fee finally settled at £3.5m
2012 Kieran Trippier joins Burnley FC
2014 Patrick Bamford joins Derby County FC on loan
2019 Ben White joins Peterborough United FC on loan
2020 Jack Rodwell signs for Sheffield United FC
2021 Joey Barton resigns as manager of Fleetwood Town

Opposition On This Day
1868 James Oswald (Scotland) born
1869 Robert Davies (Wales) born
1897 Achille Schelstraete (Belgium) born
1908 James Marshall (Scotland) born
1909 Antoine Franckx (Belgium) born
1935 Alfredo del Aguila (Mexico) born
1972 Alioum Boukar (Cameroon) born
1973 Mikhail Zaritski (Luxembourg) born
1976 Angelos Basinas (Greece) born
1979 official Christof Dierick born in Belgium
1986 Nejc Pečnik (Slovenia) born
1988 Ikechi Anya (Scotland) born
1990 Lorenzo Gasperoni (San Marino) born
1997 Joe Morrell (Wales) born in Ipswich &
Fodé Ballo-Touré (Senegal) born in France

2007 Matjak Kek (Slovenia manager) appointed