Soccer club formed in February

1903-02-07

VVV ’03 soccer club is established in the Dutch southeastern city of Venlo
1908-02-08

Wilhelmina ’08 soccer team forms in Weert, Netherlands
1912-02-16

VSV soccer team forms in Ijmuiden
1925-08-21

BV Emmen soccer team forms

1926-02-12

Barendrecht soccer team forms

1927-02-22

ARC soccer team forms in Alphen on the Rhine

1930-02-20

Capelle soccer team forms
939-02-17 Katwijk soccer team form
1953-02-17 DSB soccer team forms in Eindhoven.
1954-02-01 Dutch soccer club De Graafschap “The County” forms in Doetinchem, Netherlands
1956-02-22 1st English soccer match at Kunstlicht: Portsmouth vs Newcastle United
1974-02-17 49 die in stampede for seats at soccer match, Cairo, Egypt
1979-02-01 English international forward Trevor Francis becomes Britain’s first £1 million soccer player when he transfers from Birmingham City to Nottingham Forest. 1979-02-09 UK Football club Nottingham Forest makes £1m transfer deal
1992-02-13 West beats East 14 to 9 in Major Soccer League all star game
2013-02-04 Europol announces it will investigate over 680 football matches alleged to involve match fixing

Football players born in February

1969-02-27 Robert Molenaar, Dutch soccer player (FC Volendam)
1970-02-02 Erik ten Hag, soccer player (FC Twente, RKC, FC Utrecht)

1970-02-02 Ivan Vukov, soccer player (FC Volendam)
1971-02-04 Maarten Atmodikoro, soccer player (Dordrecht ’90, NAC)
1971-02-16 Marco Sas, Dutch soccer player (NAC)
1971-02-20 Jari Litmanen, soccer player (Ajax)
1971-02-21 Arco Jochemsen, Dutch soccer player (SVDB, Vitesse)
1971-02-22Mohammed Sylla, soccer player (Willem II, FC Martigues)