In this week's birthday feature, we take a look at Nigerian full-back Taye Taiwo, young Barça star Martin Montoya, American midfielder Maurice Edu and Canucks midfielder Jodi-Ann Robinson.
Gennaro Gattuso on being the subject of a smelly Paul Gascoigne prank, Gerard Butler on why playing at Celtic Park was a greater experience than attending a Hollywood premiere, and Taye Taiwo on Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s nasty streak.
Porto lost their 100 per cent record, but they booked their place in the knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League after a goalless Group A draw against Dynamo Kiev in Ukraine.
FIFA.com rounds up the big moves that have taken place a relatively quiet period of transfer action, with Santi Cazorla, Oscar and Tim Cahill among the more eye-catching acquisitions.
Nigeria defender Taye Taiwo has joined Dynamo Kyiv on loan from AC Milan for this season, a year after arriving at the San Siro.
Taye Taiwo may be fighting an uphill battle to keep Queens Park Rangers in the Premier League but that has not dampened his desire to join the list of Nigerians to win England's biggest honours.