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Griezmann, Ronaldinho, Koeman, Alba, Matthaus: best birthday team?

To mark Lothar Matthaus, Ronald Koeman, Ronaldinho, Jordi Alba and Antoine Griezmann's celebrations, we ask: is there a better birthday five-a-side team?

Griezmann, Ronaldinho, Koeman, Alba, Matthaus: best birthday team?
Griezmann, Ronaldinho, Koeman, Alba, Matthaus: best birthday team? ©Getty Images

Happy birthday Lothar Matthaus, Ronald Koeman, Ronaldinho, Jordi Alba and Antoine Griezmann – that would be some five-a-side team (they can take turns in goal). In fact, has any date produced a better quintet of footballers?

Can you field a better team? Get in touch on Twitter or Facebook using #MyBirthday5 and let us know yours and any we have missed. Then it's just a case of making our diaries and time machines work.

5 February: Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, Giovanni van Bronkhorst, Gheorghe Hagi, Carlos Tévez

22 February: Branislav Ivanović, Hakan Yakın, Brian Laudrup, Juninho Paulista, Brett Emerton

26 February: Pepe, Pedro Mendes, Jesé, Emmanuel Adebayor, Fernando Llorente

21 March: Lothar Matthaus, Ronald Koeman, Ronaldinho, Jordi Alba, Antoine Griezmann

25 April: Bernd Müller, David Moyes, Gilberto, Raphaël Varane, Johan Cruyff

10 May: Rüştü Reçber, Christian Wörns, Adam Lallana, Dennis Bergkamp, Sylvain Wiltord

1 August: David James, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Nemanja Matić, Javier Hernández, Nwankwo Kanu

18 September: Peter Shilton, Sol Campbell, Aitor Karanka, John Aldridge, Ronaldo

5 October: Andreas Isaksson, Claudio Pizarro, Fred, Jackson Martínez, Zlatan Ibrahimović

19 December: Lorenzo Buffon, Gary Cahill, Iker Muniain, Karim Benzema, Alexis Sánchez

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