Happy birthday – June 18 – Fabio Capello, Vincenzo Montella, Billy Slater

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Fabio Capello, Vincenzo Montella and Billy Slater celebrate their birthdays.

FABIO CAPELLO (69): Played as a midfielder and won several trophies during a career which lasted over 15 years. He won the Coppa Italia with Roma in 1969. He was most successful with Juventus, winning three Serie A titles in 1972, 1973 and 1975. Capello made 32 appearances for Italy, scoring eight goals.

In his first five seasons as a manager he won four Serie A titles with Milan – the key achievement being the Champions League title in 1994 where Milan beat Barcelona 4-0. He later spent a year at Real Madrid, clinching the La Liga title at his first attempt. In 2001, he led Roma to their first league title in 18 years.

VINCENZO MONTELLA (40): Montella's nickname during his playing career was "The Little Airplane", in reference to his small stature and trademark goal celebration. He was known as a quick, hard-working striker with an eye for goal.

Montella is remembered for his performances with Roma (1999-2007), winning the Serie A title and the Supercoppa Italiana.

BILLY SLATER (32): An Australian international and Queensland State of Origin representative, he's played his entire NRL career to date at Melbourne, with whom he set the club record for most ever tries.

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Tweets of the week: LFC and Real Madrid legends gather

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Sport360 brings you the highlights from the sporting Twittersphere with Roberto Carlos, Peter Crouch, Caroline Wozniacki and Nico Hulkenberg all featuring this week.

Liverpool and Real Madrid legends gathered at the Santiago Bernabeu in the Spanish capital for a charity match and we have to say the photos got us quite nostalgic.

Football stars unwind after a hectic season
Lots of footballers, current and former, are off duty at the moment and have shown us glimpses of what they’re up to while on holiday.

Best wishes and top moves
Rafael Nadal and Feliciano Lopez raced to wish their good friend Juan Martin del Potro well after the Argentine announced he’s having a third left wrist surgery on Thursday. Meanwhile, Caroline Wozniacki and Victoria Azarenka showed off their American football skills and they’re quite good!

Nico Rosberg takes Le Mans by storm
Nico Hulkenberg became the first active Formula 1 driver to win Le Mans in 24 years as he partnered England’s Nick Tandy to victory in a Porsche. Impressive feat by the German!

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On this day: 1963 – The rise of one of the greatest boxers of all time

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Henry Cooper attempts to take on Cassius Clay at Wembley.

1963: Henry Cooper rocked the boxing world by putting Cassius Clay, who later changed his name to Muhammad Ali, on the canvas – but the super-confident fighter hit back to win with Cooper bleeding heavily from a cut over the eye.

2003: Manchester United confirmed to the Stock Exchange they had reached agreement to transfer David Beckham to Real Madrid for approximately £25million.

2006: Australian Geoff Ogilvy won the US Open after Colin Montgomerie and Phil Mickelson double-bogeyed the final hole at Winged Foot.

2008: Tiger Woods confirmed that he would undergo surgery on his left knee, which ruled him out for the rest of the PGA Tour season. The American world number one had won the US Open in a play-off two days previously.

2009: Yeats, trained by Aidan O'Brien and ridden by Johnny Murtagh, made history by becoming the first horse to win the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot for a fourth time.

2014: Former Sussex bowler Naveed Arif was handed a life ban from all forms of cricket after pleading guilty to six breaches of the England and Wales Cricket Board's anti-corruption code, the ECB has announced.

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