On This Day in Football History ⭐

:date: On This Day In 2015

Son Heung-Min made his Premier League debut against Sunderland.

He has been directly involved in 111 goals in 200 PL appearances:

:soccer: 72 Goals
:a: 39 Assists

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:date: On This Day In 2013

Christian Eriksen made his PL debut for Tottenham. :white_circle:

He was directly involved in 113 goals in 226 Premier League appearances for the club:

:soccer: 51 Goals
:a: 62 Assists

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On this day in 2009 :spiral_calendar:

Cristiano Ronaldo made his #UCL debut for Real Madrid :star:

He scored two free-kicks in a 5-2 win :eyes:

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On this day Wayne Rooney joined Manchester United in 2004 from Everton as an 18-year-old upcoming star for an initial transfer fee of £20 million and an additional £7 million in contingency payments which was a record fee for a player under 20 years of age at that point of time.

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On this day in 2014: Jonas Gutierrez reveals he is having treatment for cancer

Newcastle winger Jonas Gutierrez was offered messages of support from former team-mates and supporters’ groups after revealing he was having treatment following a diagnosis of testicular cancer in his native Argentina.

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On This Day: In 2007, Manager Mourinho departs Chelsea for the first time.

Chelsea confirmed the relationship between Jose Mourinho and the club had “broken down” after the manager left Stamford Bridge for the first time.

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:red_circle: Wayne Rooney 2’
:large_blue_circle: Gareth Barry 16’
:red_circle: Darren Fletcher 49’, 80’
:large_blue_circle: Craig Bellamy 52’, 90’
:red_circle: Michael Owen 90+6’

:spiral_calendar: On this day in 2009, Michael Owen left it until ‘Fergie Time’ to snatch a 4-3 win in the Manchester Derby.

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:calendar: OnThisDay in 2011 :calendar:

Paul Pogba made his professional debut

Since then, he’s played 390 club games, 87 international games, won four Serie A titles, the Europa League and the World Cup :crown:

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:tshirt: 710 Appearances
:soccer: 152 Goals
:a: 74 Assists
:trophy: 25 Trophies

On this day in 1994, Paul Scholes made his Manchester United debut.

One of the finest midfielders the Premier League has ever seen :clap:

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ON THIS DAY: In 2013, John Obi Mikel scored his first and only Premier League goal for Chelsea in 2-0 win against Fulham.

Well worth the 185-game wait. :raised_hands:

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ON THIS DAY: in 1994, Gary Lineker announced his retirement from professional football:

◉ 567 club games
◉ 281 club goals
◎ 80 England caps
◎ 48 England goals

A goal-scoring great.

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On this day in 2012, former England captain John Terry retired from international football.

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ON THIS DAY: In 1992, David Beckham made his professional debut:

◉ 718 club games
◉ 127 goals
◉ 115 England caps
◉ 21 major trophies

Not bad, Becks. Not bad at all. :clap:

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:date: On This Day In 2018

Petr Cech became the first GK in Premier League history to make 1,000 saves :gloves:

:stadium: 443 PL Appearances
:gloves: 1,005 Saves
:no_entry: 202 Clean Sheets

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:date: On This Day Last Year

Chelsea signed Edouard Mendy :writing_hand:

:stadium: 35 PL Appearances
:gloves: 73 Saves
:no_entry: 19 Clean Sheets

:trophy: 1 Champions League
:trophy: 1 Super Cup

The only African GK to keep a clean sheet in a UCL final. :muscle:

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