We look ahead to another week of birthdays across the footballing world, this week including Portugal coach Paulo Bento as well as international goalkeepers Faryd Mondragon and Noor Sabri.
FIFA.com looks at Iraq's Brazil 2014 qualifying campaign to date, with the former Asian champions revitalised by a much-needed win over Jordan earlier this month.
On its fifth anniversary, FIFA.com recalls how Younis Mahmoud and Co gave a moment of joy to Iraqis, as war ravaged their country, by winning their first AFC Asian Cup against all the odds.
Buffon, Casillas, El Hadary, Fernandez, Howard, Julio Cesar, Paston and Sabri. FIFA.com looks at the likely No1s at South Africa 2009.