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|Turkey were Latvia's first opponents from outside the Baltics on 22 June 1924, and they were not to meet again until the play-offs for the finals of the 2004 UEFA European Championship.|
|The UCL 04/05 semifinal match between PSV and Milan was the first time that 2 Brazilian goalkeepers (Dida and Gomes) face each other in any UEFA semifinal or final.|
|At the UEFA Euro 2004 finals, 32 of the 386 players involved did not play for the land of their birth, with only the Czech Republic, Denmark and Spain relying exclusively on genuine natives.||
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|1919||The Polish Football Federation (PZPN) is founded; only a year after the country regained its independence.|