In our weekly birthday feature FIFA.com looks ahead to footballing stars set to celebrate over the next seven days, this week including a FIFA Confederations Cup squad member and a Ghanaian goalkeeping hero.
Striker Andreas Cornelius, 20, has been making an impressive impact for high-flying Copenhagen and the Danish national team. He speaks to FIFA.com about his rapid rise.
Thomas Sorensen has announced his decision to retire from international football and described his tenure between the Denmark sticks as "the time of my life".
A Peter Crouch double sent Stoke City in two goals up at the break, and despite David Goodwillie’s deficit-reducer and significant pressure from Blackburn Rovers, the Potters held on for a 2-1 victory.
Stoke City and Wigan Athletic both led in an entertaining game at the Britannia Stadium, with Ben Watson’s late equaliser from the spot ultimately ensuring a share of the spoils.
Stoke City goalkeeper Thomas Sorensen has signed a new contract that will keep him at the Premier League club for an additional two-and-a-half years.