Biography

Biography of Emlen Tunnell

Biography of Emlen Tunnell

Emlen Tunnell – Coach, Athlete, Football Player (1925–1975)   Full Name: Emlen Lewis Tunnell Date of birth: March 29, 1925 Place of birth: Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania Date of death: July 22, 1975 (aged 50) Place of death:           Pleasantville, New York Position: Defensive ba.....

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Biography of Eusébio

Biography of Eusébio

Eusébio – Soccer Player (1942–2014)   Full name: Eusébio da Silva Ferreira Date of birth: 25 January 1942 Place of birth: Lourenço Marques, Portuguese Mozambique Date of death: 5 January 2014 (aged 71) Place of death: Lisbon, Portugal Height: 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Playing position: S.....

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Biography of Alan James Ball

Biography of Alan James Ball

Alan James Ball – Soccer Player (1945–2007)   Full name: Alan James Ball Date of birth: 12 May 1945 Place of birth: Farnworth, Lancashire, England Date of death: 25 April 2007 (aged 61) Place of death: Warsash, Hampshire, England Height: 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m) Playing position: Midfielder &n.....

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Biography of Jupp Derwall

Biography of Jupp Derwall

Jupp Derwall – Coach, Soccer Player (1927–2007)   Full name: Josef Derwall Date of birth: 10 March 1927 Place of birth: Würselen, Germany Date of death: 26 June 2007 (aged 80) Playing position: Forward   Early Life Jupp Derwall (Josef Derwall) was born on March 10, 1927, Würse.....

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Biography of Brian Clough

Biography of Brian Clough

Brian Clough – Coach, Soccer Player (1935–2004)   Full name: Brian Howard Clough Date of birth: 21 March 1935 Place of birth: Middlesbrough, North Riding of Yorkshire, England Date of death: 20 September 2004 (aged 69) Place of death: Derby, Derbyshire, England Height: 5 ft 10 in (1......

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Biography of Ferenc Puskás

Biography of Ferenc Puskás

Ferenc Puskás – Soccer Player (1927–2006)   Full Name: Ferenc Puskás Date of birth: 1 April 1927 Place of birth: Budapest, Hungary Date of death: 17 November 2006 (aged 79) Place of death: Budapest, Hungary Height: 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) Playing position: Striker   Early Life Fere.....

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Biography of Garrincha

Biography of Garrincha

Garrincha – Soccer Player (1933–1983)   Full name: Manuel Francisco dos Santos Date of birth: 28 October 1933 Place of birth: Pau Grande, RJ, Brazil Date of death: 20 January 1983 (aged 49) Place of death: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Height: 1.69 m (5 ft 6 1⁄2 in) Playing position: Wing.....

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Biography of Alfredo Di Stéfano

Biography of Alfredo Di Stéfano

Alfredo Di Stéfano – Soccer Player (1926–2014)   Full name: Alfredo Stéfano Di Stéfano Laulhé Date of birth: 4 July 1926 Place of birth: Buenos Aires, Argentina Date of death: 7 July 2014 (aged 88) Place of death: Madrid, Spain Height: 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Playing position: Forwar.....

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Biography of Johan Cruyff

Biography of Johan Cruyff

Johan Cruyff – Soccer Player (1947–2016)   Full name: Hendrik Johannes Cruijff Date of birth: 25 April 1947 Place of birth: Amsterdam, Netherlands Date of death: 24 March 2016 (aged 68) Place of death: Barcelona, Spain Height: 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Playing position: Forward Playmaker  .....

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Biography of George Best

Biography of George Best

George Best – Soccer Player (1946–2005) Full name: George Best Date of birth: May 22, 1946 Place of birth: Belfast, Northern Ireland Date of death: November 25, 2005 Place of death            : London, England Nickname: The Belfast Boy The Fifth Beatle Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m.....

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