In this edition of FIFA.com's weekly birthday round-up, we have some French legends, a South American flavour and two FIFA World Cup winners.
'Never go back' is a common saying, but one Xabier Azkargorta was happy to ignore. The 58-year-old is back with Bolivia and caught up with FIFA.com to answer a few questions.
South America’s national coaches have given their views on the leading performers in the continental qualifying competition for the FIFA World Cup.
Ahead of Matchday 13 in South American qualifying for South Africa 2010, FIFA.com delivers some facts and figures relevant to the five games.
With the legendary Erwin Sanchez at the helm, Bolivia are quietly confident of returning to the FIFA World Cup for the first time since 1994.
On 25 July 1993, Bolivia handed Brazil their first defeat in a FIFA World Cup qualifier, paving the way for their maiden qualification for the finals.