Happy Birthday to former FC Köln midfielder Yasuhiko Okudera who turns 69 on March 12, 2021. Okudera was the first Japanese footballer to play professionally in Europe, as well as being the first Asian football player to score in the European Cup, while playing for Köln in the 1979 semi-final match against Nottingham Forest.
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