On this day in football history - 20th October

Birthdays / Born on this day - 20th October

  • 20th October 1961 - Ian Rush. The Kop legend is Liverpool's all-time leading goalscorer with 346 goals.
  • 20th October 1963 - Stan Valckx. Dutch centre-back.

Football Events - 20th October

  • 20th October 1976 - Diego Maradona made his debut for Argentinos Juniors vs Talleres de C√≥rdoba. 10 days before his 16th birthday, he became the youngest ever Primera Division player. Wearing the no.16 shirt, he famously nutmegged Juan Domingo Cabrera a few minutes into his debut.
  • 20th October 1996 - Zidane scored first goal for Juventus.

Football Photos - 20th October